Felipe graduated from the Academic Choice program at Berkeley High School, where he was on the soccer team, a member of the Chicano Latino Club and part of the R.I.S.E. and AVID programs. Outside of school, he plays soccer with the El Cerrito Spurs and enjoys cooking. Felipe is fascinated by the human mind. He would like to become a research psychologist or counselor who works with at-risk teenagers and their families. He will be a first generation college student.