The first person from his family to attend college, Oscar graduated from Harvard University aiming to leave an impact on others through education. He joined Teach for America in Houston, and heard about YES Prep continually during his time with the organization. Inspired by YES Prep’s culture and community that always puts students first, he joined YES Prep after his two-year commitment with Teach for America.
Oscar oversees two important aspects of the Brays Oaks High School—culture and discipline. In terms of culture, Oscar leads a team that develops and executes initiatives that support and engage staff, students, and families. On the discipline side, Oscar implements systems and standards that ensure accountability to the school’s vision.