B/AACC B.E.S.T Staff

Black Educational Support Team

CSU’s B. E. S. T. consists of sophomore, junior, and senior students who volunteer or receive work-study. These individuals assist the office in fulfilling all of its goals, commitments, programs and services as well as serve as peer-mentors.

Lead Peer Coordinators
Jaylen Spires
Jaylen Spires
4th Year
Peer Coordinators
Aderonke Adebayo
Aderonke Adebayo
4th Year
Alizayna Walton
3rd Year
Dallas Botchway
3rd Year
Ethan Harris
Ethan Harris
4th Year
Jasmine Retland
1st year
Jocelyn Lapham
3rd Year
Joslyn Orji
3rd Year
Maliek Swain
2nd Year
Peer Mentors
Inez Washington
2nd Year
Joel Wangata
3rd Year
GRIOT Editor
Eric Afrifa
2nd Year
Graphic Designer
Eric Afrifa
2nd Year
Inclusive Community Assistants
DeJanay Smith
3rd Year
Ricky Esparaza Munoz
2nd Year
Taya Woodard-Hancock
2nd Year