PCC SACC Counselors


Trumpet Ducks- Kindergarten

Full Time Counselor

Sophia Poblete

Hello!  My name is Sophia and I'm 18 years old.  I just graduated from Woodside High School and am currently attending Cañada College.  In my free time, I enjoy watching movies, going to amusement parks, and hanging out with my friends.  Fun fact: I am a huge Marvel fan!


Broom Dogs-1st & 2nd Grade

Full Time Counselor

Vanessa Hernandez

Hi there!!! My name is Vanessa. I live in Redwood City and I love working with kids. Some of my favorite things to do are drawing, painting, being outdoors and going to new places. I love trying out new things and meeting new people.


Mad Hatters- 3rd & 4th Grade

Full Time Counselor

Elizabeth Padilla

Hey! My name is Elizabeth and I've been with PCC SACC since winter of 2017! I have my Bachelors of Arts in Psychology and I hope to one day continue my education in the future! When I am not a counselor at PCC, I enjoy listening to music, sleeping, cross-stitching, shopping, and hanging out with friends and family.


Jabberwockys- Middle School

Full Time Counselor

Isabel Esquivel

Hello, my name is Isabel. I have been working with kids for 5+ years and I love it! In my free time I enjoy being with my five year old daughter. Fun fact, I love turtles!


Drum Frogs- 1st & 2nd Grade

Full Time Counselor

Divina Aramburo

Hi, my name is Divina and I am a counselor here at PCC. I am 19 years old I have been here at PCC since August of 2021. A few things about myself is I enjoy outdoor activities. I am very outgoing and enthusiastic when it comes to encouraging activities.


Cheshire Cats- 3rd & 4th Grade

Full Time Counselor

Manny Landa

Hi there! My name is Manny and I am 19 years old. I love the outdoors and I enjoy trying new foods. I live in Redwood City and I love working with kids and watching them grow!


Gryphons- 4th & 5th Grade

Full Time Counselor

Will Torres-Benitez

Hey, I’m Will and I’m 23 years old. I have been a part of the PCC community for 4 years, but I’ve been volunteering and working with kids since I was 16. Some of my hobbies are playing basketball, speed, and football with the campers. I hope I get to meet every family that is a part of SACC.


Substitute Counselor

Jaime Melendez

Hi!  My name is Jaime. I grew up in the Bay Area, and am currently a senior at SJSU majoring in Theatre Arts.  I hope to someday work in set design or anything within the creative field. In my spare time, I enjoy working on my food blog, performing in shows, drawing, hiking, baking, watching movies, and practicing special effects makeup.