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  • Experience in print and web / interactive design, including art direction and layout design for magazines, brand and corporate identities, websites, advertisements, brochures, manuals, posters, catalogs, and multimedia products. 
  • International experience with academic, commercial, and nonprofit clients in Europe, the Caribbean, and the US. 
  • Bilingual and biliterate in Spanish and English. 
  • Effective team player, contributing knowledge, ideas, and support to the group, and responsible and reliable in individual assignments.



2020-Present: Member of GBH Community Advisory Board


November 2007 – Present
Graphic Designer
Boston, MA 

Offers graphic and web design services, including editorial design, packaging, newsletters, annual reports, front-end website design, interactive applications (for CDs or Internet), logos and corporate branding, collateral materials, posters, promotional campaign materials, etc. 

September 2021 – June 2022
Art Teacher for Elementary and Middle  School
Cambridge Montessori School, Cambridge, MA 

September  2017 – 2021
Art Teacher (elementary)
Boston Public Schools: Dante Alighieri Montessori School, Guild Elementary School, Mather Elementary School, Boston, MA 

  • Designed standards-based, developmentally appropriate art curriculum for students in grades Pre-K through 8.
  • Provided students with exposure to diverse artists and artistic movements.
  • Utilized Teaching for Artistic Behavior (TAB) pedagogy in a choice-based environment to instill creativity and responsibility, combined with Project Zero’s Studio Habits of Mind, to help students develop the eight dispositions needed to think like artists.
  • Engaged with families through online student portfolios, YouTube video demonstrations, social media, and a bilingual (English/Spanish) website with an array of resources for outside-of-school support of student learning. 
  • Created innovative remote learning opportunities that extended classroom practices into the home.

August 2006 – November 2007
Graphic Designer
Ceaco / Gamewright
Watertown, MA 

Packaging design for puzzles and card games. 

March 2004 – August 2006
Graphic / Web Designer
Creative Services, HSAS&F
University of Washington (UW), Seattle, WA 

  • Played a key role in the growth of the Department by expanding its available services to include interactive and multimedia design. 
  • Produced new work documentation that improved the workflow of projects. 
  • Designed promotional print campaigns for major events organized by the UW and the Health Sciences Center. 
  • Designed websites and training applications for several UW Departments. 

September 1999 – September 2003
Freelance Print and Web Designer, Cuba 

  • Served as Art Director for four different magazines. 
  • Created illustrations for advertisements, magazines, and books. 
  • Created marketing materials and corporate identity programs for several companies. 
  • Designed Graphic User Interfaces (GUI) for several websites and interactive media. 
  • Designed exhibition spaces for companies exhibiting at Havana’s International Fair and Havana’s Construction Fair. 

September 1996 – August 1999
Graphic / Web Designer
Staff Creativo / Consejo Nacional de las Artes Plásticas
Havana, Cuba 

Developed marketing communication materials, including logos, art exhibition catalogs, advertisements, websites, and interactive media.