·Received Master of Arts Degree in Education, specializing in Counseling & Guidance, June 2004.
·Received Pupil Personnel Services Credential in School Counseling, June 2004.
·Served as Graphic Arts Teacher/Educational Advisor for 14 ½; years at Marie C. Romero High School, Paso
Robles, CA. Taught a newly developed class by me, called “Orientation to Careers” that all students took.
·Set up, developed high school curriculum and taught a career vocational program of instruction and
·Part-time Workplace Readiness Instructor, Cuesta College, Workforce & Economic Development
Projects/Community Programs. Teaching job readiness skills.
·Made community contacts for community resources and job leads.
·Full-Time Middle School Counselor for Santa Cruz City Schools.
·Became a Facilitator for Real Games career education curriculum for middle & high school students.
·AB 1802 Part-Time At-Risk School Counselor for Templeton Middle School, Templeton, CA.
·Full-Time Volunteer Credentialed School Counselor at Paulding Middle School, Arroyo Grande, CA.
Provided personal, academic and career counseling with at-risk students.