STAFF & FACULTY DIRECTORY PROFILE

Anto Sweeney

Job Title:

Associate Director of College Counseling

Department:

Counseling

Email:

Phone: (510) 577-9100

ext. 

343

Started at O'Dowd:

2019

Degrees: 

BA in Liberal Studies and Recreation California State University of Hayward
MA/PPS in Counseling Saint Mary's College of CA

Originally from:

Bay Area

Why I Teach:

I am a counselor because I truly enjoy getting to know and working with students. I have been a counselor since 2005 and every year I have learn from all the students I have met. I am looking forward to working with many more students. The students inspire me to be more!

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Favorite quotes:

"We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated" -Maya Angelou

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My favorite inspirational movie would be "City of God"

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Hobbies or outside interests:

Outside of work I like to spend my time with my family. I have 2 boys at home that keep me busy with sports schedules. However, we also like to hike, run, bike, snowboard and more.