Experience

  • International College Counselor

    at El Camino Academy

    December 2012 - August 2015

    Bogotá D.E.

    • Rolled out College Counseling program for US accredited K-12 school based in Bogota. • admissions were sought with funding. • oversight, student online curriculum affecting US diploma • Developed individualized as well as generalized strategies to sift through universe of colleges and careers based on multiple criteria. • Started and successfully rolled out the Public Relations and Alumni outreach program to further connect and enhance admission rate prospects for schools targeting top schools. • Coordinated, alongside Registrar, academic records • Active in OACAC (global) and CIS (regional) networks and various LATAM counselors to facilitate international relations. • Main-host to top tier US universities • Maintained and disseminated information about standardized tests such as SAT, TOEFL, ICFES as well as administration and proctoring of AP and PSAT exams. • Traveled to visit university and school fairs

  • Financial Literacy Specialist - Small Business Dev.and Financial Education Programs

    at Jane Addams Hull House

    January 2009 - December 2012

    Illinois

    • Direct client work advising business owners and individuals on how to achieve greater financial capacity • Ongoing development of presentations for internal/external stakeholders and for client training programs • Re-structured and implemented services and operations for the financial literacy program to serve clients that cut across the various Hull House departments (Family Literacy, Family Works, and Small Bus. Development Center) • Managed an Individual Development Account IDA program for domestic violence survivors. • Designed and implemented methods to assess clients’needs, monitor program goals, and evaluate outcomes

  • Non-Profit Management Consultant

    at Executive Service Corps, Chicago

    March 2007 - December 2009

    Illinois

    • Advised organization to reposition value proposition and operations to increase public financing levels • Supported ESC with business development to support its highest growth consulting service offering • Assisted Chicago Public School leadership to manageimpending new Charter School community forums

Education

  • International College Counselor

    at Georgetown Univ.-College Board institute

    2013 - 2014 (1 year) Washington

  • Management and Finance

    at University of Pensylvania-Wharton School of Business

    2003 - 2004 (1 year) Pennsylvania

  • Administracion de Empresas

    at Florida Atlantic University

    1995 - 2000 (5 years) Florida

  • Bachiller

    at Cardinal Gibbons High School

    1990 - 1994 (4 years) Florida

Services offered

  • International Relations and Education

    Build and maintain relationships with universities and institutions to better assist my clients.

  • International College Counselor and Business Administration

    Guide and counsel students who are exploring opportunities to study away from their home or host country.

Languages

  • Spanish Native

  • English Native

  • Portuguese Elementary

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