In an Emergency 24/7

From any campus phone,
call 4300 or 911

From a mobile phone,
call SMC dispatch (310) 434-4300

If off campus call 911

The SMC Crisis Prevention Team is composed of various members of the SMC campus community whose role(s) and areas of expertise are key to effectively responding to a range of crisis situations and/or incidents of concern.

Team members

Brenda Benson, Senior Administrative Dean, Counseling, Retention, and Student wellness Ext 4433
Jennifer Merlic, Dean of Instructional Services Ext 4616
Nick Mata, Interim Dean of Students/Campus Disciplinarian Ext 4435
Deinse Kinsella, Interim Dean of International Education Ext 3466

Johnnie Adams, Chief of Police Ext 4300
Laurie Guglielmo, Chair Counseling Department Ext 4133
Alison Brown, Coordinator for The Center for Wellness and Wellbeing Ext 4438
Lina Ladyzhenskaya, Case Management Coordinator Ext 4192
Nathalie Laille, Coordinator of Disabled Student Programs and Services Ext 4299
Susan Fila, Director of Health and Wellbeing Ext 4746
Eric Oifer, Campus Ombudsperson Ext 8912
Robert Myers, Campus Counsel

Lisa Winter, Compliance Administrator Title IX Coordinator Ext 4225

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