Awards & Grants

Strong Workforce Grant 2018 
Horticulture: Growth in Next Gen Controlled Environments
$265,000 (year one) $166,000 (year two) $431,000 total
An updated greenhouse will increase the quality our of CTE program by providing new job skills to students in emerging fields of horticulture  called Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA), or indoor agriculture. These new skills acquired by students will offer immediate access to jobs or provide them opportunities to further their studies in CEA at universities that have advanced degrees in the subject such as California State Polytechnic, Pomona or the University of Arizona (CEAC) at Tucson.

National Association of Education Grant 2017

Engage in STEM Grant 2016-2017

North Orange County Community College District Innovation Award 2015-2016

Engage in STEM Grant 2015-2016

Engage in STEM Grant 2014-2015



M.S. Education: California State University, East Bay

B.S. Horticulture: California Polytechnic University, Pomona, California