Contact TRiO


Jessica Leinon-Novascone

Director of TRIO and Disability Services

Gogebic Community College

E4946 Jackson Rd Ironwood, MI 49938

906.932.4231 ext 237

Jessica is a Licensed Clinical Social worker with experience in higher education, foster care and adoption and mental health. Jessica received a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice from the University of Minnesota Twin Cities and a Master's Degree in Clinical Social Work from Michigan State University. Jessica enjoys coaching volleyball, kayaking, skiing, biking and spending time with her family.



Tara Tregembo

TRiO Coordinator 

Gogebic Community College

E4946 Jackson Road Ironwood, MI 49938

906.932.4231 ext 339

Tara Tregembo is the TRiO Student Support Services Coordinator. Tara has worked for the TRiO Program since 2013 and has taught adjunct Psychology and Sociology courses for Gogebic. She received her Associate’s degree in Psychology from Gogebic, her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Northern Michigan University and her Master’s degree in Psychology from Walden University.  Tara enjoys basketball, running and spending time with her family and three kids (German Shepherds).




Angie Mazurek

TRiO Assistant

Gogebic Community College

906.932.4231 ext 252

Angie received an Associate of Science Degree at UW Barron County in Rice Lake. She also attended UWGB and NMU, working towards a degree in Elementary Education. Angie stayed at home to raise her children and is now working part time as the TRiO Assistant. Angie is here to help in any way that she can.