Marya Corrigan, Director
Marya grew up near Albuquerque, New Mexico. She received a B.A. in Spanish from Bennington College, then was a Peace Corps Volunteer in Ecuador for two years. She received an M.A. in Linguistics from the University of New Mexico. Marya has spent the past twelve years in teaching and administration at Central New Mexico Community College. She believes strongly in the power of education to transform lives, and has chosen to make a career of helping individuals plan for and attain their educational goals.
Erin Cummins-Roper, UB Advisor
Erin was born and raised in Bayfield, Colorado. She graduated with honors from Portland State University with a B.S. in Economics. She enjoys just about anything outdoors - especially snowboarding, hiking, camping, and mountain biking. Erin loves being the Upward Bound advisor because she is passionate about education and making a positive impact in the lives of young people.
Jackie Fischer, Program Coordinator
Jackie is a Colorado native who graduated from FLC with an international business degree. She is a strong believer of life-long learning, has gone to school five times, studied abroad three times, and earned several teaching endorsements along the way. Jackie enjoys spending time with family and friends, being outside, traveling, and working with youth.