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  • Master of Science in Human Services, Springfield College, Tampa Fla., 1999
  • Bachelor of Arts in Language Arts and Literature with a minor in Health and Fitness, Worcester State College, Worcester, Mass.

I was a YMCA Executive Director who worked with the Y organization for twenty-three years. My Y experience comprised of working in three associations 1) Worcester, MA 2) Middletown NY and 3) Tampa Metro Area. When I worked with the Y training thousands of lifeguards and swim Instructors at the national and international levels. I am currently working as an Academic Advisor at Springfield College -School of Professional and Continuing Studies at the Tampa Bay campus. AS the CYDL Coordinator, I am assisting with the development of master courses to enhance the concentration as a specialization area.

Professional Certifications and Memberships

  • YMCA YUSA Trainer of Swim Instructors and Lifeguards, 23 years 

  • American Safety and Health Institute - CPR Trainer

  • Bilingual

Community Service and Volunteer Work

  • Global United Soccer - Executive Director

  • 143rd transportation Command - Family Readiness Group