• Master of Science Springfield College, Springfield College, Springfield, Mass., 2000

Armando has worked as a community activist for over 40 years. He is a founder of the Martin Luther King Charter School. In addition to his work as an adjunct faculty member, he is director of adult education, Chairman Of Springfield Redevelopment Authority, Board Member of Develop Springfield. Puerto Rican Heritage. Past President of Puerto Rican Cultural Center.

Director of Adult Education, Springfield Public Schools

Research Interests

  • On Hispanic dropout rates

Courses Taught

  • Group Project in Community Development and Change
  • Critical Analysis and Overview of Human Services
  • Grant Writing

Professional Certifications and Memberships

  • Massachusetts Justice of The Peace 1995
  • Present, Member of the Hispanic- Latino Leadership Council 2010 – present
  • Springfield Redevelopment Authority 2006-Present

Community Service and Volunteer Work

  • Board member of Develop Springfield 2011 – present
  • Board Member Rebuild Springfield 2011 – present