Where did you grow up and what was your first language?
I grew up in the South Bronx and my first language was English although my mother spoke to me in Spanish, English and Garifuna (our cultural language).
What from your hometown do you wish you could find in New York City?
I'm still in my hometown and I run into my friends and family everyday.
Where did you go to college?
Emory & Henry College as well as Monroe College
What was your favorite book in middle school?
The Alchemist was my favorite!
What is the best part of teaching at Hamilton Grange?
I enjoy helping youth grow into upstanding and responsible citizens.
What is your favorite thing to do when you are not teaching?
My favorite thing to do when I'm not at work is hanging with my daughter and traveling/exploring.
What is your favorite quote?
Preparation + Opportunity = Success