- Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree.
- Master’s Degree (MEd) in Mid-Management and Counseling and Guidance
- Retired Educator–34 years in the field of education as business teacher, school counselor, and high school principal. (Weslaco ISD and South Texas ISD)
- Nonprofit Management–10 years experience as Executive Director of non-profit organization (Su Casa de Esperanza, Inc.) in Pharr, Texas