Hollyglen Neighborhood Association

Paul Jimenez Bio

Paul Jimenez has lived in Hollyglen since 2012 with his wife Nathalia and their two dogs, Kiko and Lucy Lou.  Previously, they lived in Wiseburn since 2009.  He enjoys the outdoors and spending time with family and friends.  Paul grew up in Santa Ana, California until he moved to Los Angeles to attend college.  Dr. Jimenez earned his B.A. from UCLA, his M.A. degree in Counseling from LMU and his Ed.D. in Educational Leadership from the USC.  After holding the positions of counselor and dean of students at Environmental Charter High School, Paul returned to LMU and currently serves as a professor and director of fieldwork and community outreach.  He is also the founder of the Undergraduate Research Scholars Academy: http://ursascholars.wix.com/ursa-scholars.  Paul joined the HHA to learn more about the neighborhood (specifically the people) and to develop community-building events that bring Hawthorne neighbors together.