Bachelor in Elementary Education, Boston College, 1984. Master, Columbia University, 1987. Doctor of Education, University Puerto Rico, 2003.
Professor English University Puerto Rico, Guaynabo, Puerto Rico, since 1988. Consultant College Board, Puerto Rico, Santillana Docentes, Puerto Rico, First Hospital Corporation Health Services, Puerto Rico.
Member of Teachers English to Speakers Other Languages, American Educational Research Association.
Married Juan Fernandez-Gonzalez, February 13, 1988. Children: Camila, Guillermo, Marilia.