1. EMERGE-HISD Academic Program Manager 2015-Present 2. College Bound Initiative; The Young Women’s Leadership School of East Harlem Director of College Counseling 2014 – 2015 3. MLK High School for Law, Advocacy and Community Justice College Adviser & College Summit Coordinator 2013 – 2014 Program Chair, Testing Coordinator, Data Specialist, and Advanced Placement (AP) Coordinator 2010-2014 School Counselor 2009-2010 4. William H. Maxwell Career and Technical Educational High School School Counselor 2005 – 2009 5. Groundwork for Success Program Coordinator/ College Adviser 2004-2005 6. Bank Street College Liberty Leads Program High School & College Exploration Teacher 2009 – 2013
My teaching style is interactive with lots of activities. I like to pose questions to students to engage them and get them to think critically. I also use some form of technology with most of my lessons.
College Summit Administrator of the Year Award, 2014 College Bound Initiative Senior Manager Award for Distinguished Performance, 2015
New York University, New York, NY 2005 Master of Art in Counseling and Guidance Honors: Dean’s Opportunity Scholarship (3.9 GPA) University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 2003 Bachelor of Art in Economics, Minor-Spanish Linguistics Honors: Ralph Bunche Alumni Scholar
I am currently an Academic Program Manager for the EMERGE-HISD program in Houston, Texas where I am leading the district’s middle school outreach initiative for early college awareness. I was previously a Director of College Counseling and School Counselor for the NYC Department of Education. I've also taught academic enrichment and art classes.