Support Us


You can make a tax-deductible donation to support the Umoja Program. Your generous donation helps make the College of Marin’s Umoja Program possible by providing scholarships, guest speakers, and resources for Umoja students and classrooms. 

Join us!

Faculty are an integral part of our community. We have the following available opportunities:

  • Discipline-specific tutoring
  • Communications team
  • Fundraising
  • Outreach
  • Event planning

Please email us at if you can contribute in one of the ways listed below or if you have your own idea about how you could help support our program.

Connect with Us

Walter Turner, Program Coordinator/Instructor

Rinetta Early, Counselor

Diamond Alexander, Kinesiology and Athletics Operations Specialist 

Bonnie Borenstein, Emeritus Faculty

Yashica Crawford, Faculty

Nequeshe Dyer, Learning Communities Coordinator

Patricia France, Faculty

Sarah Frye, Faculty

Tonya Hersch, Dean of Educational Success Programs

Colleen Mihal, Faculty

David Patterson, Faculty

LyRyan Russell, Faculty

Emily Schafer, Faculty

Troy Stevenson, Counselor/Faculty