SLCC Dream Center

West Valley Center Room 130
3460 South 5600 West
West Valley City, UT 84128


Brenda Santoyo

Dream Center Coordinator

801-957-2129 | | West Valley Center, Room 130

Pronouns: Ella/She/Hers

Brenda Santoyo is an SLCC alumnus and the College has been a home away from home for her for several years now. She recently completed her M.Ed. in Educational Leadership and Policy with an emphasis in Student Affairs at the University of Utah. As a daughter of Mexican undocumented immigrants, she has always strived to serve the individual needs of her beloved community. Brenda’s drive and passion for the field stem from her background in serving undocumented students initially enrolled in the Bridge to Success and Bruin Scholars programs through the office for Orientation & Student Success. In her time at the College, she has played a role in launching the Bruin Dreams scholarship program, maintaining the Undocumented Student Ally Training, upholding the charge of the Undocumented Student Resource Committee, and managing SLCC’s Dream Center, the second in the state of Utah, now as the inaugural coordinator.

Cristina Guerrero

Dream Center Writing and Rhetoric Fellow

801-957-2129 | | | West Valley Center, Room 130

Pronouns: Ella/She/Hers

Cristina Guerrero is an undergraduate student at the University of Utah where she is completing her major in the Writing and Rhetoric Studies program. Before that, Cristina completed her Associate’s at SLCC in General Studies. As a first-generation student and DACA recipient, like her peers, Cristina continues to navigate the higher education system to the best of her ability. Cristina hopes to assist others with their writing in order to pursue their educational and professional goals. She has stated with reading every essay or personal statement, that they are forms of motivation or affirmation and inspires her to continue working towards her Bachelor’s. Once completing her degree, she hopes to continue her work with students and is eager to find out what the next chapter holds.


Sinthia Rosado Veronica

Dream Center Intern

801-957-2129 | | West Valley Center, Room 130

Pronouns: Ella/She/Hers

Sinthia is the daughter of two Mexican immigrant parents. As a DACA recipient herself, Sinthia is proud to serve the undocumented community at SLCC. She has been with the SLCC Dream Center since September of 2019. She is currently pursuing an Associate of Applied Science in Nursing and an Associate of Science in Sociology. Sinthia is excited to graduate in the Spring of 2021 and will be transferring to the University of Utah to complete a Bachelor’s in Nursing. She plans to continue serving the undocumented community in any way she can. Sinthia loves to spend time with her two fur babies, Oso and Lucky.