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Huelva Ct. Naples, FL
University of Massachusetts Amherst
of Arts in Legal Studies cum laude
Certificate in Latin American Studies
South Florida Coordinator, Democracia
USA Miami, Florida
civic leadership education targeting Hispanic communities in South Florida.
Trained twenty five Hispanic
community leaders annually on American civics, current state of affairs,
and legislations around immigration, healthcare, and green economy reforms.
Created relations between
Hispanic constituents and legislators and maintained those relations
through the organization of meetings, social activities, and town hall
Democracia USA’s national and
international media spokesperson.
Responded to live, delayed,
video, audio, inperson, and remote interviews by local, national, and
international media outlets such as Al Jazeera, Univision, the German
Public Radio, The Associated Press, among others.
Managed Voter Registration campaigns
in South Florida with budgets of up to $ ,.
Recruited, trained, and managed
a diverse group of up to employees, including canvassers, team captains,
and data entry personnel.
Led daily and multicultural
debriefs, addressing the importance of civic engagement through voting,
ensuring that the canvassers were highly motivated throughout the campaign.
Strategized the VR campaign,
planned locations, and organized the workforce to ensure that the organization’s
resources were effectively and efficiently utilized. Managed employee
attendance and prepared payroll.
In , registered ,
Hispanic voters in months which is % of the targeted goal.
The Black and Brown Voter
Trained and worked with the
Miami Worker’s Center MWC staff coordinating voter education, voter
registration, and voter mobilization efforts between Latinos and African
Registered , voters in
a period of days which is % of the targeted goal.
Managed Get Out to Vote campaigns
in South Florida which had a budget of up to $ ,..
Recruited, trained, organized,
and managed up to people in weeks including: office managers, team
captains, canvassers, data entry, quality control, and phone banking
Managed and strategized
c get out to vote educational campaign that resulted in , voters
contacted facetoface and , voters contacted via phone banking
to encourage them to vote on election day.
Managed c get out
to vote campaign that contacted , lowpropensity voters to assess
their positions on healthcare and immigration reforms and that encouraged
them to vote on elections day.
Fellow, Green For All
December – December
Promoted the green for all
narrative by organizing multicultural events including the Jewish,
Catholic, Latino, African American, Asian, and European immigrant communities,
and imparted education about a green inclusive economy in the U.S. at
Spoke for GFA at the local
level and responded to local media requests, and attended national conferences.
Legal Intern, Bridges Across Borders
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Worked conjunctively with
a team of law students from the United States of America and Canada
to research Cambodian and International law concerning children’s
Conducted field research
to assess current necessities pertaining to health services by participating
in community forums and onetoone interviews in urban communities.
Contributed to the development
of a “know your rights” educational manual to be used by local nonprofits
to impart basic legal education to the grassroots.
Only undergraduate student
admitted to a team of law interns.
Tutor Intern/ Outreach
Coordinator, Student Bridges Amherst, MA
One of the founders of the
Student Bridges pilot program which sought to support lowincome, immigrant,
and minority students to increase their probabilities to attain higher
education by receiving tutoring, mentorship, logistical, and administrative
Recruited potential tutors
at UMASS and established relations with potential students at lowincome
community colleges. Met with community and UMASS university authorities
to promote and gather information and support for the project.
Assisted students, many of
them Eastern European, Latino and Asian immigrants, with Algebra, Mathematics,
and basic English writing and served as a mentor in their school application
ACADEMIC HONORS & AWARDS_________________________________________________________
th Massachusetts Undergraduate
Research conference panelist
Dean’s List, University of Massachusetts
Commonwealth College honors student:
Dean’s List, Edison State College
Honors College student, Edison State
USA AllAmerican Achievement Academy
Phi Theta Kappa Golden Key Honor Society
SCHOLARSHIPS & PUBLICATIONS________________________________________________________
Publication/Honors Thesis: The Camisea
Gas Project: A consolidation of violence.
Ron Ansin Study Abroad fellowship
Margaret Ruth Pomeroy Hamlin scholarship
Honors College Student scholarship
Cool Kids Learn
Know Your Rights Trainer,
Florida Immigrant Coalition
Senator, Student Government Association,
Member, Public Relations &
Student Affairs Committee, UMASS
ESL Tutor, Edison Community College