College Adviser Fellow, Skyline High School
Susana is a first generation Mexican-American born and raised in East Oakland, CA. She attended Skyline High School before graduating from San Francisco State University where she received her Bachelor’s in Social Work and a minor in Criminal Justice. Susana previously worked with Pivotal Now, a non-profit academic tracking program geared towards minimizing the educational gap for foster youth in San Mateo County. Her experience in the field of social work as well as criminal justice has further honed her skills working with youth of diverse, low income, historically disenfranchised populations. She is passionate about volunteering at a local Bay Area community domestic violence center as a certified Sexual Assault Advocate. Susana plans on continuing her education and receiving her Master’s in Social Work specializing in Children, Youth, and Families.