Born and raised in San Juan County, Deadra “Dee” DeHerrera is a graduate of Bloomfield High School. She attended San Juan College and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Master of Arts in Education School Counseling from New Mexico Highlands University. Licensed as a Professional Mental Health Counselor, Torrez brings over 20 years of counseling experience to SJCHS. She is a first generation college graduate and is excited about encouraging students to achieve their dreams. During her off hours, she enjoys cooking, baking and, most of all, spending time with her five grandchildren.