Manny Tejeda is a CFES Brilliant Pathways Program Director and Director of the Alumni Network. Before coming to CFES, Manny worked in higher education for the last 10 years, most recently at the University of Vermont, where he worked as an Associate Director of Admissions overseeing diversity programming and domestic recruitment. Manny earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration at the University of Vermont. While at UVM, he was able to study abroad and intern for the US-Mexico Chamber of Commerce in Guadalajara, Mexico. As a first-generation college student, Manny can relate to many of the challenges faced when navigating the college. He is passionate about working with students to help them develop their skills, build community and learn how to access resources. And he is here to answer your questions about college!