Advisor, College Access & Career Readiness
Aileen Pagdanganan is originally from San Jose, CA. She has been living and working in San Francisco since 2005. She is a First Generation student who graduated from the University of San Francisco with a B.A. in Media Studies; emphasis on Journalism and a minor in Philippine Studies. She has been building with young people in SFUSD for over six years as an advocate for Ethnic Studies (Pin@y Educational Partnerships) and After School Programs.
Her approach to mentorship and advising is deeply rooted in social justice, community organizing, and counter-narratives. In Spring 2018, she became a recent graduate of the CORO Youth Development Fellows Program.
B.A., University of San Francisco