Christian Cardenas

Department Head



Christian received both his B.A. and M.A. from the California State University of Northridge in Creative Writing at the top of his class. While there, he recieved the Peterson Morley Award given to graduates entering the field of education. During his tenure here at Fusion, he was also recognized and awarded as an "Outstanding Educator" by Chicago University.


Christian has served as a Supplemental Instructor of Composition at Cal State Northridge and spent two years overseas in Japan teaching English as a Second Language. He's also tutored several students in the Los Angeles area, specifically in the underserved communities of his native San Fernando Valley.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Ran the 2021 L.A Marathon
  • Will never say no to a game of chess ;)
  • Can say "What?" in 10 languages