Student Support

Contact Information


Veterans Success Center

1900 Pico Blvd
Cayton, Invictus Lower Level
Santa Monica, CA 90405

Faculty Leader, Veterans Success Center

  • Kevin Benitez

Veterans Resource Specialist, Senior Certifying Official

  • Martha Romano

Student Services Assistant Veterans' Programs, Certifying Official

  • Melvin Kennard


  • Christina Sandoval
  • William Martinez
  • Krys Gonzalez

VetSuccess Counselor

  • Meet with VSOC Counselor, Deana Garay to go over VA benefits and any possible entitlements (i.e. Vocational Rehabilitation, Stem Extension on GI Bill, Disability Claims) via email, or (310) 235-6000 ext. 49019  Office link

U.S. Vet Wellness Counselor (Mental Health)

  • Adrian Mendoza: