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Wendy Daniels is a Wellness Counselor at Hillsdale and San Mateo High School. She primarily works with the newcomer population. Wendy also co-facilitates the Bridge program at the San Mateo Adult School to support newcomer students, who have zero to limited credits towards high school graduation, build coping skills and manage emotions that resulted from leaving their home country. Wendy earned her BA degree in Sociology with a minor in Criminal Justice from San Francisco State University in 2004 and her Masters in Social Work from Cal State East Bay in 2016. Wendy came from the non-profit world and has been working with families and children for the last 15 years. Wendy very much enjoys working with adolescents and feels right at home with the San Mateo Union High School District. On her free time, Wendy enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter, traveling, doing arts and crafts and outdoor activities.