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Central Park Advising
CENTRAL PARK ADVISING TEAM

While each advisor may have a specialization area they are all equipped to answer general advising questions about degree plans, degree audits, transferring into 4 year programs, and course selection.

Academic Advisors



Tori Hoffman
Tori earned her B.S. degree from the University of Texas at Dallas. Tori is assigned to the Emergency Medical Services, Fire Science, Health Information Technology, Health Sciences, and Nursing Departments.
Contact Tori:
  thoffman@collin.edu (972)548-6779.


John Ciccia  John earned his B.S. from Medaille College and M.S. from Buffalo State College  John is assigned to the Fine and Performing Arts Departments.
Contact John:  jciccia@collin.edu (972)578-5563.

Lisa Gibbs Lisa earned her B.A. from the University of Texas at Dallas and her M.L.A. from Southern Methodist University.  She is assigned to Dental Hygiene, Nursing, Health Sciences, Polysomnographic Technology, Surgical Technology, and Respiratory Care.
Contact Lisa: lgibbs@collin.edu (972)548-6778.

Tara Thompson Tara graduated from Richland College,  the University of Texas at Dallas, and earned her Master's in Counseling from Amberton University.  She works with students to develop their educational and career decisions as well as having a strong interest in helping probation students.
Contact Tara: tdthompson@collin.edu (972)548-6776.


Student & Enrollment Services

Sonia Castillo Sonia is a Student Enrollment Specialist. Sonia received her A.A.S. General Office degree from Collin College. She supports the Dean of Student & Enrollment Services Office and the Advising staff.
Contact: scastillo@collin.edu (972)548-6770.

Shayla O. Andrews Shayla is a Student Enrollment Specialist.  Shayla received her B.S. Computer Engineering Technology degree from Prairie View A&M University. She supports the Dean of Students Office as well as the Admissions and  Advising staff.
Contact: ShaylaAndrews@collin.edu (214)491-6228.