Isabel Bustillos, Spanish Teacher and 5th Grade Advisor, brings five years of classroom experience working in the East Bay. She is passionate about child and youth development. She previously worked for ten years at Ashoka’s Youth Venture, a global program that promotes youth leadership and social entrepreneurship. In addition, she has dedicated much of her life to working on social and environmental issues through different nonprofit organizations and the United Nations. Isabel holds a BA in international relations from the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico and an MA in environment, development, and policy from Sussex University in England. She loves hiking, meditating, and spending time off the grid.