CLAS Learning Skills Counselor Lee DeAnda earned both a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and a master’s degree in Education from UCSB. Lee is passionate about helping students who struggle in math and who may have little or no interest in mathematics. Lee uses his life experiences, creativity, patience, and humor to create a community among his students while also helping them to develop independent learning skills. Lee also works as a photographer and as a baker/caterer. Lee’s interests include sports, music, movies, tropical beaches, snow, Lakers, Raiders, chocolate chip cookies, photography, and zombies!