Israel is a native Texan who comes to CU Boulder from the University of Houston. He holds a B.S. in Technical Communication and an M.A. in Rhetoric and Composition. Over the past seven years, he has worked as an academic advisor helping students navigate the dynamic terrain of academia in route to achieving their goals. In addition, Israel works as an online writing tutor and splits his remaining free time between venturing outdoors to enjoy Colorado’s incredible scenery and studying the art of Brazilian jiu-jitsu.