Emerson Alumni Featured in Bicycling Magazine
Written by Christina Trujillo
Jordan graduated from Emerson Middle School in August 2006 and from Menlo-Atherton High School in 2010. He completed all his lower division college work at Pierce College in Woodland Hills, California, and will transfer shortly to a four-year program to finish his bachelor’s degree in engineering.
In the meantime, he has been training for both triathlon and biking competitions. Last year, he moved up from a Class 3 rating to a Class 2 biking rating. He has also been creating videos of major biking races, including the assembly of the official Tour de California race last spring.
He recently began work as a half-time engineering intern at a high-tech company in the San Fernando Valley. He is also a digital marketing manager for a bike shop and cyclists’ restaurant in the valley and has thousands of followers on his biking blogs and Instagram. GoPro is one of his sponsors.
Christina is a Senior Administrator at Early Learning Institute, a Palo Alto-based organization that operates child care centers and private schools in the Bay Area—including the HeadsUp! Child Development Centers in Palo Alto, North San Jose, and Pleasanton, Emerson School in Palo Alto and Hacienda School in Pleasanton—and offers writing programs for school-age children.