Gabriela Gamiz joins us as the first Director for Community Engagement at HMC.
Gabriela brings to the position a wealth of experience working with area K - 12 schools, an understanding of HMC community and much creativity and energy. She served as the first administrator of the HMC Homework Hotline, a free, over-the-phone, tutoring service for fourth through 12th graders. Gabriela previously served as the Associate Director and then Director of the HMC Upward Bound program's Math and Science Center. Prior to HMC, Gamiz was the Project Director for a Title V grant to develop Hispanic-serving institutions in the Riverside Community College District, where she also served as an Adjuct Professor of Education. She earned her B.A.in psychology at Pomona College and her M.A. in education from Claremont Graduate University.