Administrative Assistant III of STEM, Tami Meraz, brings over 15 years of professional experience both at SRJC and outside of the College. During her career, Tami has worked in the City of Oakland Mayor’s and City Manager’s Office as an Executive Assistant and at a variety of small businesses. She has been an intern at Big Brothers Big Sisters of the North Bay as well as the Community Action Partnership of Sonoma County. She worked for two different Deans of Learning Resources and Educational Technology (LRET) prior to joining STEM. Tami earned her AA degree in Social and Behavioral Sciences while at SRJC and is working toward her Masters in Counseling. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, reading, dancing, attending cultural events around the Bay Area with family and friends.