College and Career Advisor
Samantha Wenzel is a Bay Area native, raised in the North Bay. For 11 years she has worked with Bay Area teenagers as a mentor, coach, and teacher. Samantha graduated from Santa Clara University with a BA in Communication in 2016. She is currently an AVID Elective and English Teacher at ACE Charter High School in San Jose, CA. Samantha’s maternal family settled in San José when they first arrived in the U.S. from Mexico, and she is dedicated to serving the community in which her roots are planted.