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Primary school educator

Leila Maria DeJesus, Cuban, American primary school educator.

Background

DeJesus, Leila Maria was born on February 1, 1954 in Cienfuegos, Cuba. Came to the United States, 1961. Daughter of Cesar Joaquin and Leila Leonor (Quiros) Pellerano.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Barry University, 1977.

Career

Spanish teacher, Gratigny Elementary School, North Miami, Florida, 1977-1978;preschooling teacher, North Miami Early Childhood School, 1978-1981;kindergarten teacher, St. Rose of Lima School, Miami Shores, Florida, 1981-1982;primary teacher, St. Lawrence School, North Miami Beach, Florida, 1982-1987;primary teacher, Miami Shores Elementary School, since 1988.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writing, reading, collecting old movie memorabilia, collecting teddy bears.

Connections

Married Luis E. Elias, June 16, 1973 (divorced 1981). 1 child, Luis Christopher. Married William DeJesus, June 3, 1989.

1 child, Michael William.

father:
Cesar Joaquin Pellerano

mother:
Leila Leonor (Quiros) Pellerano

spouses:
Luis E. Elias

William DeJesus

children:
Luis Christopher DeJesus

Michael William DeJesus