Bernardo was born in Guadalajara, Jalisco and moved to California when he was 7 years old. He was raised in Lynwood, California and loves visiting his family and friends very often. He transferred to San Diego State in 2006 and earned a BS in Kinesiology and later finished his Single Subject Credential at National University. Soon he will complete a Master’s in Education from National as well. Education has always been a huge passion for him and he is excited to continue his professional career with KIPP. When he’s not working with students, he loves to be physically active through sports and exercise, spending time watching sports, and enjoying time with friends.