Nancy Cortez

El Cajon Middle School Program Specialist

Nancy was born and raised in Hollister, California and is a first-generation college graduate. She graduated from San Diego State University, with a Bachelor of Arts in Social Work. Nancy first started at BLCI as an undergraduate intern and currently serves as the El Cajon Specialist. During this time Nancy has found her passion in aiding students on their pathway to higher education.    

“The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character – that is the goal of true education” – MLK