Where did you grow up and what was your first language?
Born and raised in New York City, at age 10 I moved to DR with my dad for 3 years so my middle school years where in DR. My first language was Spanish since that's what my parents spoke.
What from your hometown do you wish you could find in New York City?
Seeing as NYC IS my hometown.. I would bring up DR. Something I would like to find more often in NYC that I always find in DR is kindness and hospitality. Everyone is always in a good mood in DR which puts you in a good mood as well.
Where did you go to college?
City College but did not finish.
What was your favorite book in middle school?
My Favorite book was more of a science fiction/Comic Book “Kingdom Come by Mark Waid”
What is the best part of teaching at Hamilton Grange?
My favorite part of working at HGMS is the staff, they are very welcoming and willing to help whenever you need it.. It really feels like a family.
What is your favorite thing to do when you are not teaching?
Favorite thing to do when I am not teaching is spending time with my family, I also like watching documentaries, sports, working out, video games and movies lol I am a geek at heart.
What is your favorite quote?
“Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do” – John Wooden