Steve Elizondo is an educator from San Diego, California. He has worked with kids for over 20 years. Starting out working in group homes, and later teaching students from diverse backgrounds helped Steve to develop the empathy and relationship-building skills necessary to reach all students.

Steve is currently the principal of Golden Hill K-8, a dual immersion public school in the San Diego Unified School District, committed to social/emotional learning, and developing students who are proficient in both English and Spanish. Steve was one of the keynote speakers at the 2nd Annual STEAM Barcelona conference in April 2016.