Franco Bulaon

Franco Bulaon

Position: Admissions Advisor & Recruiter
Phone: (425)-352-3747

Recruiting Territory: Issaquah School District, Kitsap Country, the Olympic Peninsula, Pierce County, Seattle Public Schools (Cleveland, Franklin, Garfield), and Shoreline School District

Hometown: Queens, New York

Education: Brooklyn Tech High School, B.A. in Theater from Bard College, Master of Education (M.Ed.) from the University of Washington Bothell

Favorite Restaurant in Bothell: I love sushi and Thai food. I could eat Thai food everyday.
 So, any Thai restaurant.

Favorite Movies: "Back to the Future," "Coming to America," all the Rocky movies, "Braveheart," "Goodwill Hunting," "Eternal Sunshine of a Spotless Mind," and "Titanic" (because sometimes I’m cheesy)

Favorite TV Shows: "Sopranos," "Breaking Bad," "The Wire," "The Simpsons," and "Curb Your Enthusiasm"

Favorite Books: "Conversations with the Capeman" and "Crime and Punishment"

Favorite Sports Team: I am a huge Mets fan. Let’s go Mets! I also love the Knicks. As you can see, I'm very loyal.

“Without struggle there is no progress”
-Frederick Douglass

Favorite College Experience: College was such a great and fun time. I learned and grew so much and I also got to meet some of my closest friends!

Favorite WA Activity: I love going to museums, going to new restaurants and exploring different places!

Main Attraction at UW Bothell: Our new Activities and Recreation center, Discovery Hall and our students!

Advice for High School Students: Don’t be afraid to challenge yourself and try new things. Get involved, meet different people and be open to everything. The world is your oyster!

Fun Fact: I'm a former actor. You can see me in the background of a lot of TV shows and movies.