Brandon is the program manager for CORE’s improvement communities and CORE capability building programs. Prior to joining CORE, Brandon led the implementation of City Year’s Whole School Whole Child program at a South Central Los Angeles USD middle school. Working with educators, he supervised teams of AmeriCorps members serving as tutors, mentors and role models for hundreds of students. Brandon also helped to develop and implement an affinity group for Latino and African American AmeriCorps members that provided Professional development throughout the year as well as a staff mentor.
Brandon’s passion for education comes from his background. He grew up similar to the ways some of the students we serve at CORE do. He wants to help do his part in education equality and excited to be doing that work with CORE.