Step Up Utah: Utah System of Higher Education @ Five Easy Steps to Prepare and Succeed in College
Class: Implementing strategies and identifying resources to prepare and succeed in college
Bio: Richard Gonzalez is the outreach coordinator for the Outreach & Access Department of the Utah System of Higher Education. He has six years of experience in promoting higher education. He absolutely loves higher education and is passionate about strategizing ways to maximize the benefits of it. He graduated from Utah State University with a Bachelor’s in Business with an emphasis in entrepreneurship. Then he went on to earn his Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) with an emphasis in marketing. He loves riding his dirt bike, sport bike, and enjoys playing World of Warcraft. Something fun or unique about him is that his family got out of poverty by finding a buried treasure in Colima, Mexico—his mother was not born yet.