LEAD mentors are a key part of the courses that LEAD offers. 


For consideration, candidates must possess the following

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum grade point average of 2.5
  • Successful completion of at least one (1) LEAD class. Exceptions may be made for students who have prior peer mentoring experience in an academic setting.
  • Must be available to attend LEAD Mentor training in the quarter prior to serving, or the quarter in which they serve as a Mentor

Preferred qualifications

  • Excellent communication and listening skills
  • Superior time-management skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of their own major and college resources
  • Maintain a positive attitude
  • Self-motivation
  • Project management and organizational skills 

mentor and students


To find out more information about becoming a mentor please contact any LEAD instructor or contact Marc Coronado, LEAD Community Coordinator, 408-864-8409, coronadomarc@fhda.edu.

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