This webpage will be updated in the near future to reflect planning for the fall 2020 semester. In the meantime, if you have questions related to Outreach and Special Programs, please contact Martina Granados, martinag@csufresno.edu, 559.278.5374. For questions related to early outreach events and campus tours, please contact Angie Iribe, angiemiribe@csufresno.edu, 559.278.2923. For questions related to the African American Initiative, please contact Wendy Nelson, wendyw@csufresno.edu, 559.278.2038. For questions related to the Native American Initiative, please contact Amber Esquivel, esquivelamber@csufresno.edu, 559.278.4430.

Contact Us

Martina Granados, Director



How to contact
Send mail requests to
Outreach and Special Programs
5240 North Jackson Avenue, M/S UC59
Fresno, California 93740-8026
Call us Monday-Friday during business hours at
559.278.5374 (Phone)
559.278.1001 (Fax)

Visit us
University Center Room 125, east of the Henry Madden Library

*Please note, due to COVID-19, our office is temporarily closed. However, all staff are working remotely so please feel free to contact our staff during business hours.


Office Hours
Normal:    Monday-Friday  8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Summer:  Monday-Friday  7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


African American Initiative

African American Initiative Coordinator

(559) 278.2038


Central Valley Cal-SOAP


  • Juan Alexis Perez Rodriguez

Program Coordinator

Fresno State Office: (559) 278.5211


  • Priscilla Preciado

Administrative Assistant

(559) 278.5209



Dream Outreach Center


  • Please Contact Outreach and Special Programs


   (559) 278.5374


Educational Opportunity Center

  • Jenny Amaro 


   (559) 278.5328 


  • Eli Garcia

   Outreach Specialist

   (559) 278.5326


  • Art Mota

Educational Outreach Specialist

(559) 278.4018



  • Leticia Perez

Administrative Coordinator

(559) 278.2280




Educational Talent Search Programs

Fresno State Educational Talent Search Team

  • Olga Nunez

Program Director

(559) 278.2246



  • Kelly Maravilla

 Administrative Assistant

(559) 278.2276



  • Ivan Ibarra

College Counselor

(559) 278.2252



Porterville College Educational Talent Search Team

  • Juan Figueroa, Jr.

Program Director

(559) 791.2292



  • Vacant

Administrative Assistant 

(559) 791.2293


  • Madison Ann Pena

College Counselor

(559) 791.2292


Native American Initiative


   Outreach Counselor

   (559) 278.4430


Outreach and Special Programs

Outreach Counselor

(559) 278.2923


Upward Bound Programs

  •  Brenda Garcia Mireles

Program Director

(559) 278.1205



  • Samantha Griffin

Administrative Assistant

   (559) 278.2693



  • Brenda Valladolid

Next Gen Academic Counselor

(559) 278.8247



  • Ernesto Flores

Classic Academic Counselor

(559) 278.5347



  • Mao Lee

Classic Academic Counselor

(559) 278.6797




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