VITAE

   

    

This former CNN correspondent, now an emerging scholar, has been instrumental in creating and developing diverse media properties, marketing strategies, educational prototypes, and news shows for corporations and institutions in the United States, Europe and Latin America. The evolution from journalist to experienced multimedia executive and scientific researcher, has allowed this talent to become an individual capable of interfacing diverse knowledge bases from private corporations and public agencies.

   

  
   
     JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS
      Francis & Taylor, New York - Journal of Latinos in Education – Bilingual Education: In Need of a New Political Strategy.
      Routledge, New York – Journal of Latinos in Education - Cultural Genocide through Mainstream Media: A Brief Analysis.
      Communication and Peace Culture Journal – Editor – A Publication of the Texas A&M University-Kingsville
      Multilingual Living Online - An Intercultural Love Story in a Bicultural Setting.
      For M.S. Thesis and all publications, visit: www.academia.edu

  
   
EDUCATION

·         UT El Paso – Master’s in Communication (Pending)

·         Texas A&M University – Kingsville. Master of Science – Bilingual Education (2013)

·         Texas A&M University – Kingsville. Doctoral degree. Language Science (2017)
  
   
      Texas A&M University -  Fall 2017 – Instructor – Bilingual Education           

      The Texas A&M University System - Senior Communication Specialist

      The University of Texas at El Paso –

      o   (Course 1) Translation for Visual Media,

      o   (Course 2) Translation for Marketing and Advertising – Instructor – 2005/2006

      The University of Juarez, Mexico – Representative for U.S. Affairs – 2010-2012; Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico.
  
   
AFFILIATIONS

      Screen Actors Guild of America

      American Federation of Radio and Television Artists.

      Member - Board of Trustees of the Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History.

      Texas A&M - Marketing and Communication Diversity Committee.

AWARDS and DIPLOMAS

      Cable Ace Diploma: Northridge Earthquake Coverage – Ted Turner, CEO

      BMI – Jerry Goldsmith Film Composer’s Award

      Public Relations Association of Los Angeles

      Central American News – Los Angeles

      FBI, Department of Justice Community Seminar Diploma – Corporate Group

      Entertainment Publicists of Los Angeles

      The Emerging Scholar Award 2014- 2015, Texas A&M University.

      Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities, Texas A&M University –  K.
  
   
                FILM and TELEVISION ACTING CREDITS

 

      Armageddon – Michael Bay – Columbia Pictures

      Blow – Ted Demme – New Line Cinema

      The Border – Tony Richardson – Universal Pictures

      Leaf Chief – Josef Lieck – American Film Institute

      Viva Vegas – Telemundo – Nelly Galán

      Sólo en América – Telemundo – Nelly Galán

      New Line Cinema – Voice for film trailers in Spanish.