Conrado Castro, School Counselor, native of San Diego, he was raised and educated within the Sweetwater Union High School District and graduated from Eastlake HS in Chula Vista, CA. He earned an undergraduate degree from California State University, Long Beach in Sociology, and later received a Masters degree in Educational Counseling, with a Pupil Personnel Services Credential. Conrado has more than 12 years experience as a counselor at La Jolla High School, Lincoln High School, and Gompers Preparatory Academy. Through out the year, he also serves as the Educational Specialty Coordinator for the YMCA Summerbridge San Diego program. The YMCA Summerbridge San Diego provides a summer academic and social/emotional development program for 5th - 8th grade students throughout SDUSD. His hobbies include coaching youth baseball, softball, soccer, and spending time at the beach surfing with his family.