Puente Success Stories

Jessica Cisneros - elected to the California Community College Trustees Board

Jessica CisnerosDiablo Valley College and the Puente Project are pleased to announce Jessica Cisneros, the 2017-2018 student member of the Contra Costa Community College District board of trustees, has been elected to the statewide California Community College Trustees Board. She will work to provide statewide policy direction on education, research initiatives, publications, workshops and conferences. 

Jessica is currently a political science major at DVC and is preparing to transfer to either UC Davis or UCLA. She is a member of the  Latino Student Alliance, the Veterans Alliance, the Women’s Empowerment Club, the business fraternity Phi Beta Lambda and the DVC Diversity Committee.  She is also very active in the Puente Project.

We congratulate Jessica on her achievements and thank her for representing not only DVC students, but all community college students across the state of California.