Mr. Chan is ecstatic to be part of the Equitas team, as their mission coincides with his personal goal as an educator. Equitas’ mission aims to prepare every scholar for success in college and beyond; Mr. Chan believes that ALL students should have this opportunity. No matter the circumstances, every scholar has the potential for greatness that is waiting to be unleashed. This passion brings him to work in education. His current role is as the 5th grade Science and Social Studies teacher. In every interaction with scholars, Mr. Chan strives to build their character so that they will become tomorrow’s global shakers and movers. Mr. Chan has spent years serving low-income, inner-city communities. His work in an elementary school in Watts fueled a passion for developing the whole child within the school setting. He is a proud first-generation graduate of Pomona College and is completing his graduate studies at Loyola Marymount University. His hobbies include running, traveling, photography, dancing salsa, and reading.