I grew up in the Bronx, New York and studied a BA Education, Master’s degree in Education and a Minor Spanish Literature. I attended Turabo University, Interamerican University, and Universidad de Puerto Rico. I am certified in Puerto Rico K-12 and by the state of Florida K-12. I have worked for 16 years with the Department of Education of Puerto Rico Public Schools.
I am married to Gerardo Santiago since 1987, we have three adult children Gerardo, Jonathan, Edgar Joel and two granddaughters Emma and April.