About

Teaching professional with fourteen years experience originally from New York City. I believe that learning to writing well is an important life skill that can cut across all career tracks and help one achieve success in their given field.

Specializing in creative aspects of writing such as poetry, short story writing, play-writing, and creative non fiction. Proficient in preparing upper level students for the rigors of thesis writing, preparation, and presentation.

Secondary Specialization in web based magazine Editing and layout design. Fluency in conversational Spanish

Education

City College, CUNY, New York, NY                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                             2001
M. F A. in Creative Writing
Thesis—“Esperanza” and other Stories of East Harlem”
Lehman College, CUNY, Bronx NY                                                                                 
                                                                                                                            1998
B.A in English Literature

Memberships

       Professional
     July 2018 to Present                                    National Council of Teachers of English
         
·  Professional
      July 2018  to Present                                   MLA: Modern Language Association
        
·   Professional
        July 2018 to Present                                  Association of Teachers of Advanced Composition
       
·  Professional July 2018 to Present       Conference on College Composition and Communication
 

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