The Professional

MBA from University of Reading, England, and Ph.D. from Benedictine University. Has studied, lived and worked in different countries/continents, including Puerto Rico, England, Italy, Australia and Asia. Has more than 20 years of experience in organization development, talent management and competency-based learning. Has opened two businesses: Global Learning and Diversity Partners and Health Innovation Globally.

The Personal

Enjoys learning new languages—studied hieroglyphic Egyptian alphabet and can speak English, Spanish and basic Italian. Loves travel as well as music and dance, ranging from classical to tango (can teach salsa dancing). Passionate about leveraging technology for learning and health to promote equality of opportunities for all. Likes to do action research and has documented new models for diversity leadership and change management.