Vivian Nguyen

Hello! My name is Vivian Nguyen, and I am super excited to be cultivating mathematicians in our 10th grade Integrated Math 2 classes this year. I was born and raised in San Jose, California, where I was inspired by many of my own K-12 teachers to become a teacher myself. I moved down to Los […]

Marissa Santellano

Ms. Marissa is very excited to be a member of the HTHCV family! Born in Fresno, CA, Ms. Marissa moved to San Diego to attend college at University of San Diego for her BA in Liberal Studies. When she moved to San Diego in 2013, she knew she would never leave. After earning her BA […]

Kevin Luu

Kevin has been a teacher for quite a while at this point. He has taught at multiple schools across multiple grade levels. He hopes to bring a lot of his experience to HTHCV Math Department. Kevin got both his Bachelor’s in Math with a focus on secondary education and his Master’s of education, both from […]

Adam Shmidt

Hello everyone! I was born and raised in New York, where I earned a bachelor’s degree in Philosophy from Brooklyn College, encountered my lifelong intellectual hero, Socrates, and discovered my passion for teaching and learning. After graduating, I taught English as a Second Language before moving to Atlanta in 2012, where I earned a master’s […]

Alec Contreras

I am a San Diego native, Mexican-American thriving on moving forward with the help of my family and friends. I hope to develop a foundational understanding of mathematics and an interest in the STEAM fields for our students so that they are able to open the doors to infinity (my favorite concept in math)! My […]

Alexia Enriquez

Alexia was born and raised in Chula Vista, and is very excited to be back for year three of serving the community with the HTHCV team! She received her BA from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and worked full time on-campus for a couple of years within the housing department focused on supporting first […]

David Hua

David Hua is a lifelong San Diegan who attended UCSD and received a BS in Electrical Engineering in 2005. Upon finishing college, Dave joined the High Tech High family at HTHI and helped startup HTHCV in 2007, HTMCV/HTECV in 2011, and helped startup the Mesa campus in 2018 & 2019. He is excited for the […]

William Ferrel

Hi all! I was born and raised in Southbay San Diego and am very excited to be back with High Tech High Chula Vista after student teaching here as part of the HTH Teacher Apprentice Program. Prior to working at the High School level, I was an Academic Coach at High Tech Middle Chula Vista […]