Pam is currently employed as a phlebotomist. She has been involved in many different endeavors and wear’s many hats. She started her career as a phlebotomist in 1983 training all the new phlebotomist coming into the facility. She was later certified by NCCT. Pam loves being able to make a difference in peoples lives and feels that teaching is very rewarding. She has coached youth track and field for the past 22 years, and has coached athletes that have competed in the Olympics and have won the Gold. Pam is an amazing instructor with many years of teaching and real life experience. She has a patient and calm demeanor that allows students to be comfortable and promotes a healthy learning environment. Pam is also CPR and first aid certified. Additionally, Pam ran a wedding business for ten years. She is a baker with decorating experience and has also taught decorating/wedding planning classes. Pam has many specialties, however teaching is her passion!
Gina Calvillo resides in Chula Vista California where she was born and raised. She loves writing children’s books she has a passion for inspiring others. She has worked as a medical assistant instructor and currently works in the field of law-enforcement, collecting evidence. She is a CPR instructor and loves helping others – she donates her time during the Christmas season as Mrs. clause and delivers gifts to children and adults with cancer. She has faced many obstacles during her journey but says that it’s made her a stronger person. She believes that you can create great possibilities for your life regardless of the circumstances. Determination and hard work are the keys to success.
Steven is a San Diego native. He has worked for both the San Diego county sheriffs’ and Police departments for five years performing DUI and toxicology specimen collection. He has worked full time at Kaiser Permanente for 23 years and Scripps clinic Green Hospital Torrey Pines part time for 15years. He has 2 1/2 years of Phlebotomy instruction experience and currently holds a 98% instructor passing rate with the NHA. Steven has been active in a local Union representing CPT/Laboratory Assistants for 23 years. Steven is a hard draw and pediatric specialist along with specializing in customer service. He is excited about bringing his real world experience to his students and looks forward to having you in his future classes.