Jerel Cutia



Jerel Cutia received his bachelor's degree in Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology at UC Santa Barbara.


After graduating, Jerel taught environmental education in Oregon and the Santa Monica Mountains. During summers, he led travel abroad programs with high schoolers taking him to Tanzania, India and Nepal. He earned his teaching credential in Hawaii and taught high school Special Education math and science the last two years.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Favorite sport is Basketball. Speed Walking is a close second
  • Recently picked up hobbies are ceramics and DJing
  • Proud of starting a native plant garden at his previous school