Manuel Martinez, a 2015 Moorpark High School graduate grew up in Moorpark, California. He participated in Academic Decathlon, the AVID program, treasurer of the avid club, multicultural club, cross country, GSA as president and club manager. He volunteered for his local library, Catholic Charities, and Rotary. Additionally, he was part of a religious youth group named J-Path and a local non-profit organization name Help Our Youth Today in which he was a member of the Board of Directors, treasurer and mentor. Here at SWOSU, Manuel is involved with CAB and is an accounting major.