Meet Your Counselor

Welcome! You may have seen us at your high school, local college fair, or when you visited Dominican. We are your main resource throughout your application and admissions process. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions. We wish you the best and look forward to working with you.

High School Students, your admissions counselor is determined by the location of your high school. For Transfer Students, our dedicated transfer counselor Jessica Quintana, can guide you through the transfer application process.


  Counselor Territory 


Rich Toledo

Assistant Vice President of Enrollment for Undergraduate



Leadership and Management of Undergraduate Admissions

High School Students:

  • Out of State: Hawaii

Maria Upmeyer

Maria Upmeyer



High School Students

  • California Counties: Marin and Sonoma
  • Out of State: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, and Wisconsin. 

Transfer Students:
       Nursing and Pre-OT

Adult Degree Completion Students: Maria works with all ADC students

Lexi Amrhein

Admissions Counselor


High School Students

  • California Counties: Contra Costa, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Francisco, and Solano 
  • Out of State: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Washington


Jannel Mariano

Admissions Counselor


High School Students:

  • California Counties: Alameda, Calaveras, Fresno, Imperial, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, Mono, Monterey, Napa, San Benito, San Diego, San Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Santa Cruz, Stanislaus, Tulare, Tuolumne, and Ventura
  • Out of State:  Colorado, Connecticut, DC, Delaware, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wyoming.
International Students: Jannel works with all international students

Jessica Quintana

Transfer Admissions Counselor

Transfer Students: Jessica works with all transfer students.

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Mira Fielding

Admissions Counselor



High School Students:

  • California Counties: Alpine, Amador, Butte, Colusa, Del Norte, El Dorado, Glenn, Humboldt, Lake, Lassen, Mendocino, Modoc, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Yolo, and Yuba
  • Out of State: Alaska, Arizona, Nevada, and New Mexico.