Marni Roosevelt Director   Marni founded the FRC with a vision of creating a family friendly campus to support student parents. The FRC has grown and now responds to the needs of student parents, workforce families, and community members. Under Marni's leadership the FRC, which is the only one on a community college campus in California, has become a national model for replication and won multiple state and national awards.

Marni Roosevelt
Director

Marni founded the FRC with a vision of creating a family friendly campus to support student parents. The FRC has grown and now responds to the needs of student parents, workforce families, and community members. Under Marni's leadership the FRC, which is the only one on a community college campus in California, has become a national model for replication and won multiple state and national awards.

Lisa Brauer   Marriage and Family Therapist   Lisa is a psychotherapist, child development specialist, LAVC professor, and proud grandma! She is committed to supporting families. In addition to facilitating our Infant and Toddler Playgroups, Lisa also hosts parenting, stress-reduction, and special needs workshops for our student and workforce parents, as well as community families.

Lisa Brauer
Marriage and Family Therapist

Lisa is a psychotherapist, child development specialist, LAVC professor, and proud grandma! She is committed to supporting families. In addition to facilitating our Infant and Toddler Playgroups, Lisa also hosts parenting, stress-reduction, and special needs workshops for our student and workforce parents, as well as community families.

Amber Angel    Program Coordinator   Amber is passionate about student parent success and is an advocate for higher education support initiatives for underserved populations. Amber is a proud mom of two young girls who visit the FRC so much they already feel like college students. Amber is a senior at CSUN working towards a BS in Family Studies.

Amber Angel
Program Coordinator

Amber is passionate about student parent success and is an advocate for higher education support initiatives for underserved populations. Amber is a proud mom of two young girls who visit the FRC so much they already feel like college students. Amber is a senior at CSUN working towards a BS in Family Studies.

Pam Fisher Playgroup Assistant   Pam (or Miss Pam if you know her!) is a proud lifelong learner. At the FRC she assists playgroup interns in setting up developmentally appropriate environments. She is passionate about supporting high school students and playgroup families. Pam is studying for a Business Degree at LAVC and is currently expecting her second grandchild!

Pam Fisher
Playgroup Assistant

Pam (or Miss Pam if you know her!) is a proud lifelong learner. At the FRC she assists playgroup interns in setting up developmentally appropriate environments. She is passionate about supporting high school students and playgroup families. Pam is studying for a Business Degree at LAVC and is currently expecting her second grandchild!

Photos taken by Ford Roosevelt