About Dr. González
As a self-identified first-generation queer, joto, Latinx scholar, Dr. Ángel de Jesus Gonzalez’s passion lies in making a difference in their comunidad through education. As a son of immigrant parents, Guadalupe y Miguel Ángel, partner to loving partner Luis, the brother to three sisters, a tio to seven nieces and nephews, his familia are the foundation and pillars of his success.
Born and raised in South-East Los Angeles, like South Gate and Bell Gardens, California, Dr. González wants to empower individuals to reach their highest potential by fostering environments that advocate for diversity, equity, inclusion, and social justice.
Dr. Gonzalez received their Ed.D. in Community College Leadership and M.A in Post-Secondary Educational Leadership with a Specialization in Student Affairs from San Diego State University (SDSU) and received a B.A. from Whittier College where he doubled majored in Environmental Science and Spanish.