Estuardo R. Ponciano, J.D.

Executive Director of Community Programs

Estuardo R. Ponciano, J.D.


  • BYU Law School, Provo, UT, Juris Doctor, 2004
  • Brigham Young University (BYU), Provo, UT, B.A. International Studies: Law and Diplomacy, 1999

Prior positions

  • University of California, Irvine School of Law, Assistant Director of Admissions
  • Lambda Legal, Legal Help Line Manager
  • BYU Law School, Research Assistant

Additional highlights

  • Law School Admission Council, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Subcommittee, Member
  • University of California, Irvine, Chicano/Latino Staff Association, Member
  • Estuardo works with the California Law Pathways to Law (2+2+3) Program to better prepare community college students for law school. He has been an advocate for access to education for first-generation, low-income and otherwise underrepresented students throughout his educational and professional career.