Pedro Barrera

Pedro Barrera portrait

Pedro Barrera

Admissions Counselor, Denver

About Pedro

Home town?  Los Angeles, California

Favorite ice cream flavor? Salted Caramel

Hobbies? Singing, listening to music, soccer, volleyball, gaming, and spending time with family and friends

College major(s)? BA in Psychology and MA in School Counseling

Quote about college? "Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time." Thomas A. Edison

Favorite thing about UCCS? The clubs and organizations on campus offer a place for students to find others who share similar interests and feel connected. 

Favorite Place in Colorado Springs? Garden of the Gods

If you could have lunch with anyone (past or present), who would it be? Fred Rogers

Fun fact about you? I lived in Guadalajara, Mexico for 4 years.

Professional Experience

Visits High Schools within the following school districts:
Adams County 14
Aurora
Cherry Creek
Douglas County
Jefferson County
Littleton
Mapleton
Westminster