Personal Counseling & Wellness Services at College of San Mateo - Meet the Staff
Personal Counseling & Wellness Services

Meet the Staff

Makiko Ueda

Makiko Ueda

Title: Coordinator/Clinical Supervisor/Counselor
Responsibilities: Makiko provides confidential counseling/consultation to students, staff, and faculty; handles crisis and disruptive behavior on campus; and coordinates the Marriage and Family therapist (MFT) and Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) internship training program.
Years at CSM: Since 2007
Education: M.A., California Institute of Integral Studies
Other Interests: Singing, traveling and reading
Gil Perez

Gil Perez

Title: Personal Counselor
Responsibilities:  Provides personal counseling to students and offers consultation to staff/faculty; Provides supervision to and weekly meetings/trainings with student peer educators
Years at CSM: Since 2017
Education: M.S., Counseling, San Francisco State University
Other Interests: Running, being outdoors, spending time with family and friends, exploring different cultures and food
John Eckstein

John Eckstein

Title: Adjunct Faculty, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Responsibilities: Mental Health Outreach and Promotion
Years at CSM: Since 2011
Education: M.A. Santa Clara University; B.A. Syracuse University
Other Interests: 


2018-2019 Intern Counselors

  • Amanda Bautista
  • Nancy Roberts
  • Jane LeBlanc
  • Michael Corzonkoff
  • MaryBeth Lorence
  • Andrea McCaw