Education

Ph.D. in Higher Education Leadership, Management and Policy. Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ. 

M.A. in Education Leadership, Management and Policy. Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ.  

B.A. in Spanish Language and Literature. Magna Cum Laude, Kean University, Union, NJ.    

NJ DOE Teacher of Spanish Standard Certificate

NJ DOE Supervisor Certificate                                                                                   

Skills

MS Office Suite, Google Apps, OnCourse, Blackboard.

Exceptional communication and presentation skills

Superior analytical skills

Fluent in Spanish and Russian

Grant writing 

 

 

Achievements

Unsung Heroes Grant from Voya® Financial, June 2018

Hollis L. Caswell Laureate Fellowship. July 2017

2016-2017 Professional Development KDP Chapter Program Award. June 2017

Kappa Delta Pi Classroom Teacher Grant. January 2017; January 2018

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                                                                                                   

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

Professional Organizations

  • The Association for Contemplative Mind in Higher Education - ACMHE
  • Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education
  • Phi Delta Kappa Education Honor Society
  • New Jersey Education Association
  • The European Higher Education Society – EAIR
  • Fulbright Alumni Association
 
 
 

Community Involvement

  • 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 2013-2018.