Mark Yamamoto grew up in Richmond, CA and is a proud graduate of Kennedy High School. He attended Contra Costa College before transferring to UC Davis and earning a B.A. in International Relations. After working various job, Mark decided to pursue a career in Community College Counseling. After completing his M.S. in Counseling from San Francisco State University, he has served students at Laney, Contra Costa College and Los Medanos College. He is excited for the opportunity to provide quality counseling service to Laney students for a long time.