PhD in Higher Education Leadership, Management and Policy. Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ. Currently at a dissertation stage. Degree expected May 2018
M.A. in Education Leadership, Management and Policy. Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ. Degree conferred in May, 2013
Bachelor of Arts in Spanish Language and Literature. Magna Cum Laude, Kean University, Union, NJ. Degree conferred in May, 2005
NJ DOE Teacher of Spanish Standard Certificate
NJ DOE Supervisor Certificate
- Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education
- Phi Delta Kappa Education Honor Society
- The Association for Contemplative Mind in Higher Education - ACMHE
- New Jersey Education Association
- The European Higher Education Society – EAIR
- American Educational Research Association- AERA
Proficient in MS Office Suite, Google Apps, Administrator’s Plus, OnCourse, Blackboard.
Exceptional communication and presentation skills
Superior analytical skills
Fluency in Spanish and Russian
Hollis. L. Caswell Laureate Scholarship for Doctoral Students. July 2017
2016-2017 Professional Development KDP Chapter Program Award for Mindfulness in the Classroom Workshop. June 2017
Kappa Delta Pi Classroom Teacher Grant. January 2017
Fulbright Distinguished Award in Teaching. USA to Chile. 2016-2017
Kappa Delta Pi Honor Society in Education President Award. June 2016
Experiential Education Award. Seton Hall University. May 2013
- Kappa Delta Pi International Society in Education. Chapter President. June 2015- June 2017
- Locks of Love Hair drive volunteer, Bernards Township Community Center. May 2015
- Children’s book drive, Bernards Townships Schools. December 2014
- La Resistencia! Movement in Honduras (virtually). My students collected monies and sent to Honduras. Little Ferry Public Schools. March, 2012.
- Tapas Night Celebration volunteer, Bernards Township Schools. April 2013, 2014, 2015.
- Back to School Night volunteer translator, North Plainfield Schools. September 2012.
International travel experiences
Europe: Switzerland, Ireland, England, Estonia, Lithuania, Austria, Germany, Ukraine, Russia
South and Central America: Costa Rica, Peru, Chile, Argentina
Asia: India, Nepal, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam