Colleen Shuster is the Program Coordinator for Camp Pendleton’s Onward to Opportunity program (O2O), formerly known as the Veteran Career Transition Program (VCTP). O2O is a career skills program (under the umbrella of the Institute for Veterans and Military Families) that addresses the needs of our service members, veterans and military families.
Colleen is a Marine Corps veteran who is passionate about giving back to the military and veteran community. In 2019, Colleen was selected as a finalist for the San Diego Women Veteran of Influence award for her work as Secretary of the Board for the San Diego Women Veterans Network. While living near the beach, she enjoys spending her time hiking and exploring San Diego.
Colleen earned her bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from San Diego State University and is currently pursuing her Project Management Professional Certification through Onward to Opportunity.