Bilingual Project Specialist
M.S., Agroforestry and Sustainable Agriculture, CATIE (The Tropical Agricultural Research and Higher Education Center), Turrialba, Costa Rica, 2018
B.S., International Agriculture and Rural Development, Cornell University, 2016
Joint appointment with Cornell Small Farms Program and NYSIPM at Cornell AgriTech, focused on leveraging resources and opportunities for Spanish speaking farmers and community members. Tasked with the facilitation and implementation of farming and IPM programs, including development of bilingual courses, promotional campaigns, recruitment and relationship building. Collaborate with language justice work teams to create language appropriate educational resources for Spanish-speaking communities, and develop pathways to identify and reach Spanish speaking stakeholders in agricultural (e.g., farmer and farm worker) and non-agricultural (community) settings to advance and develop farm business ownership and adopt IPM practices.