Pedro graduated from Gordon College, MA, with a Bachelor of Arts in Youth Ministries, including a minor in Biblical and Theological Studies, in December of 2008. During his college years he worked at La Vida Center for Outdoor Education in Wenham, MA. Pedro filled several different positions including wilderness trip logistics, day camp counselor, rock gym staff, ropes course facilitator, Adventure Camp Program Director, and college Discovery Class instructor. After college, Pedro fulfilled an adventure internship at Mount Hermon Christian Camp and Conference Center in California. He joined CEM as an intern in September, 2009, and transitioned to a staff position in September 2010.