I Am

Born in San Salvador, El Salvador on September 12, 1980

Emigrated from El Salvador on November 11, 1983

Civil War: 1980-1992. The assassination of Archbishop Romero led to scale civil war. When 250,000 mourners gathered for his funeral, snipers attacked the crowd, killing 42 and wounding over 200.

Óscar Arnulfo Romero served as the fourth Archbishop of San Salvador. He spoke out against poverty, social injustice, assassinations and torture.
Family
Education

Graduate studies focusing on social justice and multicultural education.

Graduation with my boys

Teaching journey begins...

Identity exploration with my fourth graders.

Miss the kids!

Activism

Community engagement

Important to involve my sons in community activism.

Taliq participating in one-minute plays called "Every 28 Hours."

Continuing the work. Much more is needed.
Expanding my blended family
I AM.... unconventional mother, social justice educator, artist and activist.

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