Ms. Consuelo (Connie) Campos has been employed by VCCCD for nearly 20 years, working at all three colleges. A proud graduate of Oxnard College, Connie began her career as a childcare aide in the Oxnard College Children’s Center. As a single parent raising two boys, she persevered in her studies and continued taking courses and building skills while advancing to an administrative assistant position. Connie has developed a well-deserved reputation for her strong work ethic, a helpful and courteous attention to students, and a tough love approach to faculty and fellow classified staff. Connie served her fellow classified employees as chief union steward for six years, and has participated in numerous hiring and other participatory governance committees. In both 2010 and 2013, Connie was awarded the Oxnard College John Milton award in recognition for her outstanding service to the campus.