- Bachelor of Arts in African-American Studies, University of Maryland, College Park, 1996
- Masters in Educational Leadership, American Intercontinental University, 2009
- Currently is a PhD student in American Studies at University of Maryland, College Park
Recruit and manage 200 interns who support a wide range of Museum projects. Publicize intern/fellows programs to colleges and universities and other educational institutions and organizations. Serve as Museum liaison for pre- and postdoctoral fellows as well as other academic appointments. Interns at the museum support a wide range of museum projects.
Created the Smithsonian Career Center Conference to educate stakeholders about the intern/fellow experience at the Smithsonian.
Created NMAH Intern Ambassador Program.
Founding member of the Smithsonian Academic Appointment Diversity and Publicity Taskforce.
Founding member of the National Museum of American History Diversity Advisory Council.
The Anacostia Watershed Ambassador Youth Ambassador Program is an education and public outreach program designed to raise awareness about watershed issues in the Anacostia Watershed. National Park Service, National Capital Parks-East.
The National Museum of the American Latino Commission is a 23 member congressionally mandated body tasked with providing Congress with a report on the feasibility of the potential creation of an American Latino Museum in Washington, D.C. Department of the Interior, Office of the Secretary of the Interior.
2014 NMAH Peer Award Winner for Inlcusion
Smithsonian Latino Working Committee, Deputy Chair
Smithsonian African American Association, Program Chair
Founding member of the SI Affinity Group Council
Museum Hue, National Board Chair, 2016-present
Employer Relations Advisory Board, Maryland Institute College of Art, 2015-present
Ambassador Horace G. Dawson Scholars, Board, 2015-present
Words, Beats and Life, Board Member, 2013-2015
The Association for the Study of African American Life & History, Member, 2013-present
Employer Relations Advisory Board, University of Maryland, College Park & The President's Promise, 2012-present