Maria Teresa Cesena

MariaTeresa Ceseña (a.k.a. Dr. C) was born and raised in Riverside, CA. After graduating from high school she attended UC Irvine to study archaeology; she dreamed of becoming the next Indiana Jones. She eventually transferred to UC Riverside where she graduated with a degree in Anthropology and Ethnic Studies. Her next move brought her to […]

Chelsea Smith

Teaching art at HTHCV is my dream of merging my love for creating art and working with youth. I originally moved to San Diego from The Bay Area to pursue a degree in Social Work and Art. It was then that I discovered my love for working with youth and how I can bring my […]

Alberto Rojas-Duran

My name is Alberto Rojas-Duran. I am a 12th-grade academic coach and student teacher this year. I am also the head coach of the HTHCV Bruins Baseball team.

Leizl Herradura

Ms. Leizl is very excited to be back at HTHCV! Born and raised in Chula Vista, Ms. Leizl was part of HTHCV’s founding class. Ms. Leizl received her Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies with a literacy focus at San Diego State University. After working as a Behavioral Interventionist to children with Autism and their […]

Jasmine Diaz

I’m a Chula Vista native and am proud to serve the community that served me! I went to Eastlake High then got my bachelor’s degree in Mathematics for Single Subject Teaching at San Diego State University. After college, I quit my job in the surf/skate industry to teach at a local private school in a […]