Rochelle Forbes returned to her alma mater as a volunteer assistant coach in September 2008, was added to the staff permanently the following season, and assumed the role of lead assistant in September 2014.
Prior to re-joining the Golden Falcons, Forbes spent the 2007-08 academic year as a volunteer assistant at Bergen Community College.
Forbes was a three-year starter for the Golden Falcons at power forward, and is still among the College's top five all-time leading rebounders. She graduated with a BS in accounting in 2006 with a 3.67 GPA. She was a two-year captain and her teams made three appearances in the CACC quarterfinals. While an undergraduate, Forbes gained membership in the Sigma Beta Delta business honor society, and was chosen to atted the 2005 NCAA Division-II Leadership Academy in Boston.
Forbes earned an AA in computer science from Vanier College in Montreal, Quebec, in 2002.
Forbes completed an MBA at Felician in 2009. She is a bookkeeper for Unique Technologies Associates in Avenel. A native of Montreal, she now resides in Paterson.