Regional Coordinator (Solano County Region)
Jose J. Barragan II, was born/raised in Oakland California. He later moved to Solano County and graduated from Sem Yeto High School. He went to Solano Community College and was in a program called Puente. If it wasn’t for that program he would not be the person he is today.
He had the opportunity to work for Solano County Educational Consortium (SCEC) CAL-SOAP. He transferred to SFSU where he received his bachelor's degree in Psychology. After graduating, he worked for the Fairfield-Suisun Unified School District. He returned to Cal-SOAP where he was able to mentor and support student staff making the same impact he made. While working full-time he decided to earn his MBA from Cal State East Bay. He now works advocating for low-income, 1st gen, underserved students in Solano County.