2001 - Present

National Board Certified Teacher

National Board For Professional Teaching Standards

Bachelor of Arts in International Relations included many courses in Social Studies (History) and Political Science that fulilled the requirements of a professional teaching certificate from the state of Florida in in Social Science.

Work History

Work History
2006 - Present

Professional Development Instructor

Miami-Dade County Public Schools

Adjunct instructor for Professional Development 

Instruct teachers in 21st Century Learning and Digital Technology

Responsible for instructing and implementing a professional development technology program for new teachers at MDCPS - Evening and Saturday program.

2000 - Present

Media Specialist

Miami-Dade County Public Scools

Robert Morgan Educational Center - High School and Vocational Center

Opened brand new school library media center At Robert Morgan Educational Center. Responsible for all purchasing, acquisitions, organization and library, literacy and technology programs for both the Senior High School and the Adult Vocational school.

2011 - Present

Media Specialist

Miami-Dade County Public School

Shenandoah Elementary School, Miami, Fl. 

 Set up the remodeled library. Prepared literacy program for students. Ran bookfairs and reading promotions. 

1997 - 2001

Social Science Teacher

Miami-Dade County Public Schools

Miami South West Senior High School. Part-time evening Social science teacher. 

1998 - 2000

Media Specialist


Eneida Hartner Elementary School

Opened new school media center from inception, organized and prepared literacy program for school students from Pre-K to 5th grade.

1985 - 1998

Account Field Representative

AT&T Advertising and Publishing Co.

Company was BellSouth and is now AT&T.

Account Field Representative for BellSouth Yellow Pages.

Responsible for preparing and handling accounts for businesses from Pompano to Key West.

Rookie and top sales awards,all categories.



CASENEX Instructor

Trained in CASENEX. On line training for teachers based on casestudies and scenarios. 

Professional Development Instructor

Instructor to educators on 21st century technology applications and pedagogy. The technology for teachers class included the  preparation of teacher portfolios, a requirement  for receiving a professional teaching certificate. Instructed in use of technology applications and use of social media such as blogs, forums, podcasting and webpage creation for teacher use in the classrooms with the students.  Training also included Microsoft Moviemaker and Apple iMovie for use in visual story-telling. Extensive use of Teachertube to upload teacher and student products may be seen entering name "Edtechuniverse" in search box and "student products" channel in Teachertube and Youtube. webpage was used to house course content when instructing. This webpage also includes the media used in class, blogs and forums students participated in as well as all the information needed for them to successfully complete the training for credit. Although this was a face to face course, all the material and work required could have been done on-line if Miami-Dade County had provided a professional course content manager and also made it available. 

Organization and Communication

Excellent organization and communication skills.

PC computers

Apple computers and Apps.

Fluent in English and Spanish

Also speak rudimentary French

Professional Organizations

AECT - Association for Educational Communications and Technology.

Selected as committee member for the Terminology and Definition of the Profession Committee.

Book will be published and available 2012.

Professional Journal of Technology and Distance Education.

'Global Perspectives in Distance and Open Learning and

Open Educational Resources', 2010 - publication vol. 7, issue 1.

ISTE - International Society for Technology in Education

NCAC - National Career Academy Coalition



Spanish K-12


Social Science 6-12


National Board Certified Teacher

National Board for Professional Teaching Standards
2002 - Present

Professional Realtor

Florida Dept. of Business and Professional Regulation