APPLE Corps Team

APPLE Corps Team

Meet your APPLE Corps Team!

Jennifer Hernandez-Khan
Jennifer Hernandez-Khan
Program Coordinator for APPLE Corps
Email:
jenhernandez@jjay.cuny.edu
Jennifer comes to John Jay with years of experience in higher education & nonprofit sector. She has a Master's of Public Administration from Baruch College, where she placed 1st and 3rd in two social-venture entrepreneurial competitions (Merrill Lynch & CUNY, respectively). She is currently pursuing a doctorate in education at Fordham University, and is focusing her dissertation on older adults in higher education. She feels extremely grateful to be part of the APPLE Corps team, and looks forward to seeing APPLE Corps students realize their dreams!
 
Jay Chopra
Jay Chopra
Student Success Specialist for the APPLE Corps program
Email:
jchopra@jjay.cuny.edu
Jay is dedicated to supporting students on their academic journey and coordinates the team of APPLE Corps Peer Success Coaches to ensure that students are able to reach their goals. A graduate of Rutgers University, Jay also holds his Master of Science in Education in the Marxe School of Public and International Affairs at Baruch College.
 
Muldy Flecher
Muldy Flecher
Internship Counselor for the APPLE Corps program
Email:
mflecher@jjay.cuny.edu
Muldy comes to us from the Young Adult Borough Center at Boys & Girls High School for Good Shepherd Services. For over five years, Muldy served as the Internship & Career Coordinator where he was responsible for placing students in different internship opportunities throughout New York City along with conducting workshops and work-readiness seminars. Muldy earned his Graduate and Undergraduate degrees from Stony Brook University.
 
Natalie Jordan
Natalie Jordan
Senior Academic Advisor for the APPLE Corps program
Email:
njordan@jjay.cuny.edu
Natalie holds a MS in Student Personnel Administration from SUNY Buffalo State, where she was a recipient of the SUNY Diversity Fellowship. She comes to John Jay with several years of experience within Student Affairs and Academic Affairs. Natalie had the opportunity to not just study and experience higher education domestically, but globally through the University of Virginia's Semester at Sea: Student Affairs at Sea program. Through this opportunity, Natalie traveled to Europe and Northern Africa to get a hands-on experience of higher education around the world.
 
Edwin Luna
Edwin Luna
Admissions Specialist for the APPLE Corps program
Email:
eluna@jjay.cuny.edu
Edwin began his career in higher education as a Pre-Admissions counselor at Hunter College where he developed a passion for working with a diverse population of students in higher education. Edwin has a Master's of Higher Education Administration from Baruch College.
 
Claire Sternberg
Claire Sternberg
Service-Learning Specialist for the APPLE Corps program
Email:
csternberg@jjay.cuny.edu
Claire has been working with NYC students as part of the CUNY community and with the New York Department of Education for over 5 years. She believes that college should be accessible to everyone, and is dedicated to supporting students as they work to pursue their goals. Claire is the Service-Learning Specialist for the APPLE Corps program at John Jay, and is also a real-life service-learning success story. Claire holds a Masters in the Sociology of Education from New York University.
 

Meet your APPLE Corps Peer Success Coaches!

Janquel Acevedo
Janquel Acevedo
Janquel is majoring in Forensic Psychology and pursuing a certificate in Spanish Legal Translation and Interpretation. His career goal is to become an FBI Agent. He was born and raised in Queens, New York. When he's not studying or conducting research, he's producing music for artists nationwide and abroad.
 
Devin Deane
Devin Deane
Devin is majoring in Criminology and minoring in Human Services. His career goal is become a youth correctional counselor. He was born and raised in Queens, New York. When he's not studying or attending campus events with his mentees he likes to play basketball, explore New York City, and watch movies.
 
Gabrielle Yee
Gabrielle Yee
Gabrielle is a Humanities and Justice major with a double minor in philosophy and political science. As a peer success coach she hopes to gain meaningful relationships with her mentees. She aspires to become a criminal lawyer someday. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her friends and playing soccer.
 
Selina Li
Selina Li
Selina is majoring in English, double minoring in Journalism and Environmental Justice. Her career goal is undecided, but she is keeping an open mind. She was born and raised in Queens, New York. When she's not studying or spending time with her mentees, she likes to explore the city and relax with her dogs.
 
Megil Patterson
Megil Patterson
Megil is majoring in Humanities and Justice and pursuing a certificate in Dispute Resolution. His career goal is to become an attorney and eventually a Judge. Born and raised in Queens, Megil likes to play video games and basketball in his free time.
 
Doménica Ramirez
Doménica Ramirez
Domenica is majoring in Forensic Psychology and pursuing a certificate in Spanish Legal Translation and Interpretation. Her career goal is to become a counselor for at risk youth. She's originally from Guayaquil, Ecuador. When she's not studying or spending time with her mentees, she loves to spend time with family and friends and explore around the city.