Cimone is responsible for providing ongoing student and faculty support and assistance as the Recruitment and Retention Specialist.
She is an alumna of the School of Social Work, having received her MSW from Portland State University. She also holds a BA in Psychology from the University of Oregon with a minor in Spanish and conducted additional study at the Tecnológico de Regional Querétaro in Mexico.
Cimone has a strong background in outreach and working with marginalized and oppressed identity groups. She has practiced in the community by providing direct service to children and families in community mental health. She emphasizes efforts to effect empowerment of individuals and communities, and to problem-solve with people and systems from diverse thoughts, practices and viewpoints.