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Meet the Administration

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Mr. Michael Lundgren

Principal

Education: 

  • Graduate of Warren High School
  • Bachelor of Arts, History - California State University, Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA
  • Single Subject Teaching Credential (Social Science) - National University, San Diego, CA 
  • Master of Arts, Education School Administration - Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA
  • Administrative Services Credential - Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA

Phone: (562) 920-1801 ext 3002

Email: mlundgren@busd.k12.ca.us
 

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Mr. Gilbert Castañeda

Assistant Principal: Curriculum, Instruction, & Guidance

Education: 

  • Graduate of Pioneer High School
  • Bachelor of Science, Social Science - California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Pomona, CA
  • Single Subject Teaching Credential (Social Science) - Whittier College, Whittier, CA
  • Master of Arts, Education - Whittier College, Whittier, CA
  • Mild/Moderate Education Specialist Credential - Whittier College, Whittier, CA
  • Administrative Services Credential - California State University, Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA

Phone: (562) 920-1801 ext 3021

Email: gcastaneda@busd.k12.ca.us
 

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Ms. Brittany Gasper

Assistant Principal: Discipline, Attendance, and Athletics

Education: 

  • Graduate of Lakewood High School
  • Bachelor of Arts, Liberal Studies - California State University, Long Beach, Long Beach CA
  • Multiple Subject Teaching Credential - California State University, Long Beach, Long Beach CA
  • Master of Arts, Education School Administration - California State University, Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA
  • Administrative Services Credential - California State University, Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA

Phone: (562) 920-1801 ext 3080

Email: brittanygasper@busd.k12.ca.us
 

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Dr. Babak Aminitehrani

Assistant Principal: Activities, Assessments, & Special Education

Education: 

  • Graduate of Bellflower High School
  • Bachelor of Science, Anthropology - University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • Single Subject Teaching Credential (Social Science & Foundational Math) - University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • Master of Arts, Teacher Education Program - University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • Doctorate in Education, K-12 Specialization - California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
  • Administrative Services Credential 

Phone: (562) 920-1801 ext 3011

Email: baminitehrani@busd.k12.ca.us
 

Ashley Lucchesi

Ms. Ashley Lucchesi

Dean of Culture and Climate

Education: 

  • Graduate of Beyer High School
  • Bachelor of Science in Human Development -California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
  • Education Specialist Credential- California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
  • Masters of Science in Special Education- California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
  • Pupil Personnel Services Credential -California State University Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA
  • Administrative Services Credential- California State University Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA

Phone: 5629201801 ext 3081

Email: ashleylucchesi@busd.k12.ca.us

Meet the Counselors

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Ms. Vanessa Lopez

Counselor for the Class of 2029 (7th Grade in 2023-2024)

Education: 

  • Graduate of King City High School
  • Bachelor of Science, Human Development - California State University, Monterey Bay, Seaside, CA
  • Master of Arts, Counselor Education - San Jose State University, San Jose, CA
  • Pupil Personnel Services Counseling Credential - San Jose State University, San Jose, CA

Phone: 562-920-1801 Ext. 3040

Email: vanessalopez@busd.k12.ca.us
 

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Mr. Jovani Flores

Counselor for the Class of 2028 (8th Grade in 2023-2024)

Education: 

  • Graduate of Pioneer High School
  • Bachelor of Arts, Sociology - Vanguard University of Southern California, Costa Mesa, CA
  • Masters of Science, Educational Counseling - University of La Verne, La Verne, CA
  • Pupil Personnel Services Credentials - University of La Verne, La Verne, CA


Phone: (562) 920-1801 ext 3422

Email: jovaniflores@busd.k12.ca.us
 

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Mrs. Carla Tripp

Counselor for the Class of 2027 (9th Grade in 2023-2024)

Education: 

  • Graduate of Bellflower High School
  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology; Minor in Sociology - California State University, Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA
  • Master of Science, School Psychology - California State University, Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA
  • Pupil Personnel Services Counseling Credentials in School Psychology, School Counseling and Child Welfare, and Attendance - California State University, Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA

Phone: 562-920-1801 Ext. 3020

Email: carlatripp@busd.k12.ca.us
 

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Mrs. Lauren Conte

Counselor for the Class of 2026 (10th Grade in 2023-2024)

Education: 

  • Graduate of Warren High School
  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology - California State University, Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
  • Master of Science, Educational Psychology - University of La Verne, La Verne, CA
  • Pupil Personnel Services Counseling Credential - University of La Verne, La Verne, CA


Phone: 562-920-1801 Ext. 3040

Email: laurenconte@busd.k12.ca.us
 

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Mr. Pedro Rubio

Counselor for the Class of 2026 (1st Semester 10th Grade in 2023-2024)

Education: 

  • Graduate of South East High School, South Gate, CA
  • Bachelor of Arts, Sociology- California State University, Northridge, Northridge, CA
  • Masters of Science, Educational Counseling, University of La Verne, La Verne, CA
  • Pupil Personnel Services Credentials- University of La Verne, La Verne, CA


Phone: (562) 920-1801 ext 3402

Email: pedrorubio@busd.k12.ca.us
 

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Mrs. Michelle Paredes

Counselor for the Class of 2025 (11th Grade in 2023-2024)

Education: 

  • Graduate of El Rancho High School
  • Bachelor of Arts, Sociology; Minor in Labor Studies - University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • Master of Arts, Education Counseling - Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA
  • Pupil Personnel Services Counseling Credential - Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA


Phone: 562-920-1801 Ext. 3020

Email: mparedes@busd.k12.ca.us
 

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Mrs. Anna Fujimoto

Counselor for the Class of 2024 (12th Grade in 2023-2024)

Education: 

  • Graduate of St. Joseph High School 
  • Associate of Arts, Liberal Arts - Long Beach City College, Long Beach, CA 
  • Bachelor of Arts, Liberal Studies - California State University, Fullerton, Fullerton, CA
  • Master of Science, School Counseling - University of La Verne, La Verne, CA
  • Pupil Personnel Services Counseling Credential - University of La Verne, La Verne, CA

Phone: 562-920-1801 Ext. 3020

Email: afujimoto@busd.k12.ca.us
 

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Ms. Malessa Campos

College & Career Counselor

Education: 

  • Graduate of Norwalk High School
  • Bachelor of Arts, History & Sociology - California State University, Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
  • Single Subject Teaching Credential (Social Science) - California State University, Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
  • Masters of Science, Counseling - California State University, Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA
  • Pupil Personnel Services (PPS) Credentials - California State University, Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA
  • College Counseling Certificate - California State University, Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA

 

Phone: (562) 920-1801 Ext 3401

Email: malessacampos@busd.k12.ca.us