Contact Advising Center

We are located on the 2nd floor of the Saulsbury Campus Center

Virtual Advising Hours are Mon.-Thurs. 8a-7p, Fri. 8a-5p and Sat. 9a-12p.

Call us at 432-335-6433, email us at or contact your Academic Success Coach directly.

When emailing OC staff, please do the following so we may better assist you.
  • Email from your OC email account (
  • Include your full first and last name.
  • Include your 7-digit student ID number.
  • Include detailed class information: semester, prefix, number, and section (17/FA, 1st 8-weeks, ENGL 1301.F01C).​


Student Completion Secretary


Patricia HindsStudent Completion Secretary, proudly joined the Odessa College family in July of 2021. She was born and raised in Odessa, TX, and has lived in other states such as New Mexico and Colorado. She has been a Manager in Retail and a desk clerk for the ECISD in the past. In 2015, she committed to attending Odessa College to pursue her Associate of Arts in Business Administration. In early 2018, she took time off to start a small business with her husband Orlando, who she married in the Fall of 2018. Patricia loves traveling around Texas, visiting attractions, and spending time with her husband and family.

Phone: 432-335-6433 | Email: 

Meet your Academic Success Coaches!


School of Health Sciences


Chelsy Nanny, Lead Academic Success Coach, proudly joined the Odessa College family in May of 2018. Originally from Big Spring, Texas, Chelsy obtained her Associate of Arts in General Studies from Howard College. She then received both her Bachelors of Arts in Political Science and her Masters of Public Administration from the University of Texas of the Permian Basin. In her spare time, she participates in bowling leagues and loves to listen to various podcasts. She currently lives in Odessa, Texas, with her two dogs: Ralphie and Dahlia.

Phone: 432-335-6626 | Email:


London BradleyAcademic Success Coach, is originally from Houston, TX, and joined OC in the Summer of 2021. She received her bachelor’s degree at Texas Tech University in General Studies with an emphasis in Human Resources Management, Communications Studies, and Psychology. London then obtained her Master’s degree in Communication Studies at Texas Tech University. Go Red Raiders! For fun, she loves to explore new coffee shops, go shopping, travel, and try new foods/restaurants! She is excited to help lead students in being successful at Odessa College!

Phone: 432-335-6745 | Email: 


School of Liberal Arts & Education



Steven Cain, Academic Success Coach, joined the Odessa College team in February 2021. Steven grew up in Midland, TX, and earned his bachelor’s degree in Youth Ministry from Baptist Bible College in Springfield, MO. His career path has allowed him the opportunity to live in Atlanta, Colorado Springs, College Station, Panama City Beach, and now back to West Texas. Steven and his wife, Haley, were married in 2017. They have one son, Jack, and one very old Rottweiler, Moose. Steven enjoys singing and playing music, hiking, golf, swimming, and serving at his local church. He is excited to work with the students at Odessa College and help them achieve their academic goals!

Phone: 432-335-6839 | Email:


Randee Peterson, Academic Success Coach, has been with Odessa College since 2016. She specializes in working with OC athletes and Music students. Randee graduated from Angelo State University (Go Rams!) with her Masters of Education in Student Development and Leadership and a Graduate Certificate of Academic Advising. She also received her Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology Exercise Science Option from Angelo State University. While at Angelo State University, Randee played on the Women’s Golf Team and was the team’s graduate assistant during her graduate program. Before moving to Texas, she started her education at Dodge City Community College in Dodge City, Kansas, where she got her Associate of Arts in General Studies and played golf. Randee enjoys hanging with her two boys and husband, shopping, and working out. Through working with the athletes at OC, she hopes to inspire them to be the best student-athletes they can be, help them earn their first degrees, and encourage them to transfer to continue working on their education and athletic goals.

Phone: 432-335-6733 | Email:

School of Business & Industry 


Rodney Hernandez, Academic Success Coach, began his career at Odessa College in 1988, having served the college for the past 33 years in various Student Services areas, including part-time Faculty Adjunct for the Psychology department. Although native to West Texas, Rodney grew up in Southern California and Silicon Valley for a good part of his life, eventually moving to Texas after living in Arizona and New Mexico for several years. Rodney earned his Bachelor of Business Administration degree at Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene, Texas, and his Master of Education degree in Counseling/Psychology. Before moving to Odessa to work at Odessa College, Rodney worked as a Counselor for the Noah Project in Abilene, a shelter for battered women and children, the Taylor/Callahan/Coleman County Restitution Center, and the Texas Workforce Commission. Rodney enjoys spending time with his wife, a Special Education Teacher at Permian High School, and his twin daughters.

Phone: 432-335-6357 | Email:


Destiny Singh, Academic Success Coach, began her career with Odessa College in May of 2019. Destiny grew up in Southern California and moved to Odessa, Texas, in 2016, where she attended OC as a student. She then completed her bachelor’s degree in Communication at the University of Texas Permian Basin. Before joining OC, Destiny worked with children on the autism spectrum, banking, and mortgage loan processing. When Destiny is not spending time outdoors or with her growing pet family, she most enjoys reading and catching up with friends and family back home.

Phone: 432-335-6756 | Email:


Bonnie Kelley, Academic Success Coach, grew up in Del Rio, Texas but moved to the Permian Basin in 2012 when she began her educational journey at Odessa College. After she graduated with her Associate’s in Speech and Rhetorical Studies and Mass Communication, she began working as a Test Examiner in the Testing Center before transitioning to Academic Success Coach for the School of Business and Industry where she currently serves. Bonnie also serves as a Chapter Advisor for Phi Theta Kappa and the District 1 Coordinator for the Texas Region of Phi Theta Kappa. One of her main passions is helping students navigate the transfer process when they complete their studies at OC and transfer to four-year schools. When she’s not at OC or helping out with PTK, she’s volunteering with her daughter’s Girl Scout troop, playing 42, or watching movies.

Phone: 432-335-6604 | Email:

Other Contacts:

Athletics | Randee Peterson | | 432-335-6733 

BAAS | Megan Brincks | | 432-335-6437

OCA | Stephanie Galindo | | 432-335-6317

OCTECHS | Amy Spain | | 432-335-6349

Mental Health Counselor | 

Office of Special Populations |

Veteran Affairs | Gloria Rangel | | 432-335-6833

General Advising | | 432-335-6433