College Counselor Board Member
Bryan Contreras joined the KIPP Houston High School team in the summer of 2006 as the founding Director of College Counseling. He was charged with the responsibility of building a college counseling program that would empower KHHS students to make educated decisions about their college and career choices.
Bryan’s personal and professional experiences have provided valuable insight, and allowed him to counsel students in their quest towards a college degree. As an inner city student that attended Phillips Exeter Academy, Bryan draws from his personal experiences to illustrate the importance of education and its accessibility. He has also served as Associate Director of Admissions at Houston Baptist University and Director of Admissions at The Awty International School in Houston.
In the summer of 2009, he transitioned into the role of Executive Director, KIPP Through College for KIPP Houston. Bryan currently leads the college counseling teams, alumni support team and the high school readiness teams in their mission to provide KIPPsters with access to world class opportunities.