Hispanic Advisory Board of Cumberland County College


The Hispanic Advisory Board advises the college of relevant issues and serves as a bridge for partnerships and collaborations with the Hispanic community of Cumberland County.

Message from the President:

We, in Cumberland County, are proud of our diverse community. Cumberland County College has had many achievements in the past while having an eye on a strong future. We believe that access to higher education is a direct pathway to a successful career and, therefore, embrace and support the mission of the Hispanic Advisory Board. Together, we can achieve more.
Shelly Schneider, Ed.D.

Nosotros, en el condado de Cumberland,estamos orgullosos de nuestra comunidad diversa. Cumberland County College ha tenido muchos logros en el pasado mientras se mantiene enfocado en un futuro sólido. Creemos que el acceso a la educación superior es un camino directo hacia una carrera exitosa y, por lo tanto, adopta y apoya la misión de la Junta Asesora Hispana. Juntos, podemos lograr más.
Shelly Schneider, Ed.D.

Active Hispanic Advisory Board Members 2018:

Jaqueline Roman Alvarez
Yolanda Garcia Balicki, Esq.
Lucy Covino
Victor Cruz
Margie Custodio
Carlos Mercado
Carmen Miranda Jones
Mario Ruiz-Mesa
Maribel Santos
Shirley Santos
Dr. Harry Paraison


Diana Allende Appel
Dr. Maud Fried-Goodnight
William Reyes
Evelyn Rodriguez
Reta Rios
Iris Torres

Cumberland County College Hispanic Advisory Board Scholarship

Criteria for Award:  Current CCC student(s) attending Cumberland County College with 12 credits completed and a minimum GPA of 2.75. Applicants must be seeking to complete a degree within 3 years of their semester start date & must submit a completed academic success plan signed by an advisor. Applicants must have financial need but not qualify for financial aid. Applicants must not have any prior debt owed to the college. Please share about yourself (3-5 short paragraphs):  1)  What three adjectives best describe you and why?  2) What do you value most and why?  3) Explain what motivates you, and why? Share your motto or favorite quote?