Takeshi Kaneko

Math Teacher

Takeshi Kaneko graduated from Harvey Mudd College with a BS in Engineering and All-America honors for swimming.  After a brief stint as a software engineer, he traveled with a professional golf mini-tour as its Publicity Director.  He then returned to California and earned an MA in Education from UC Santa Cruz.  After spending eight years at Harbor High School in Santa Cruz teaching mathematics and computer science, as well as coaching the girls' water polo and swimming programs, he took a year sabbatical to travel around the world.  At Gunn, Takeshi serves as advisor for the Engineering Club.  In his spare time, he enjoys swimming and playing water polo, ice hockey, and golf.