Brenda Estrada

Brenda Estrada

FYI Counselor
Email:
bestrada@mendocino.edu

Brenda is a first-generation college student who began her postsecondary journey at College of the Canyons.  Brenda earned her bachelor’s in Psychology and Spanish at CSU Channel Islands, and her master’s in Counseling with a Career Emphasis at CSU, Sacramento (Go Hornets!).

Most recently Brenda served as an Academic Success Coach with the RISE program at Sierra Community College.  She served a cohort of approximately 140 students on academic probation to support them get back on successful status.  Her range of experience include K-12 through the Sacramento County Office of Education and at both the CSU and UC systems.  At CSU Channel Islands, she worked in Admissions as a Bilingual Admissions Counselor, also assisting in outreach and recruitment.  Brenda was an Advisor and Instructor at the UC Davis Career Center.