College Adviser Fellow, Castlemont High School
Natalie was born and raised in Oakland, CA. A recent graduate of the University of California, Santa Cruz, she majored in Sociology. During her time at UCSC she was apart of the Student, Health, Outreach and Promotion and worked as a peer health educator for drugs and alcohol. Her passion for education and advising stems from her time working as an Academic Intern in Watsonville, Ca. As a first generation college student Natalie felt grateful to be able to help students in Watsonville access higher education and now hopes to give back to her community. Natalie plans to receive her master’s degree in education with an emphasis in counseling and student personnel.