Angel Chavarin speaking at LCM's first filed trip to UCSD, Mi Arte, Mi Voz. May 17, 2013
As one of the original “Chiquitines” of La Clase Magica, Angel Chavarin spent many hours working with UCSD students after school at St Leo’s Mission in Solana Beach. During his time in the program, Angel worked closely with “El Maga” and other Wizard Assistants receiving leadership opportunities that helped him gain many valuable skills that have made him the person he is today.
Angel completed his Undergraduate studies at the University of La Verne where he majored in Liberal Studies with a concentration in Human Development. After earning his bachelor’s degree, Angel worked for the Tariq Khamisa Foundation, a non-profit organization working on improving violence prevention efforts in San Diego County. In 2011, Angel graduated from the University of San Diego where he received his Masters of Counseling with a School Specialization. Angel is currently a School Counselor at Mission Vista High School in the Vista Unified School District where he works with 10th grade students. As a high school counselor, Angel continues to help advocate for all students including potential first-generation college students.