Stella is an Academic Coach at the Tomás Rivera Center for Student Success. She has taught the COR 1203 Freshman Seminar and continues providing study skills presentations on demand. Stella earned a Bachelors degree in Biology and Chemistry at the National University of Colombia. She also attended San Antonio College for two years before transferring to UTSA, where she got a Masters degree in Counseling. Stella is committed to students; she feels that assisting them in the realization or their academic goals helps her fulfill her own self-actualizing goals.