16 May Meet Monica Oliva-Jimenez
10,000 Degrees Alumna 2002
Saint Mary’s College, Psychology & Spanish
Current 10,000 Degrees Board member, Monica Oliva-Jimenez began her professional career at 10,000 Degrees as a way to pay it forward. As 10,000 Degrees Programs Coordinator, she oversaw our nationally respected 10,000 Degrees Institute, which provides mentoring and guidance to low-income high school students throughout their college application process, among other challenges. After two years, she went on to work at the Yale School of Management and later at the Youth Leadership Institute. Monica recently co-chaired the 2017 One Amazing Night fundraising gala for 10,000 Degrees and is currently the Admissions Manager for the Evening & Weekend Berkeley MBA Program at the Haas School of Business.