· Elementary & High School in Fresnillo Zacatecas Mexico.
· Associates in Computer Aided & Design from Elgin Community College
· Associates in Science from Elgin Community College
· Bachelors in Business Management from University of Phoenix.
· Folkloric dance certificate from ANGF (Asociacion Nacional de Grupos Folkloricos)
· Studied folkloric dance techniques under Maestro Rafael Zamaripa Director of
Ballet Folklorico de la Universidad de Colima
· Workshops with Maestra Silvia Lozano Director of Balllet Folklorico de
· General “Danza Folklorica” under Juan Gil Martinez Tadeo from Tijuana Baja California, Samuel Cortez and America Balbuena from Guanajuato Gto. Juan Carlos Gaytan and Edgar Preciado from Colima Mexico, Cesar Lara Bañuelos from Zacatecas.
1996 Founder of Ballet Folklorico Huehuecoyotl
1996 President of the Fox Valley Latin-American Coalition
2000 Certificate of Achievement from Hoffman States village
2003 Certificate of Achievement from State of Illinois, House of Representatives, 93rd General Assembly
2005 President of the ANGF (Asociacion Nacional de Grupos Folkloricos)
Achievements as Ballet Director
2000 The “Arts” award from el PAT Elgin IL.
2003 Become Elgin Community College In-Residence Ensemble
2003 Accepted a part of the Illinois Art Council Touring Artist Roster
2003 Second place at the North of the Texas dance competition.
2004 First place at the North of the Texas dance competition.
2004 Third place at the International; dance competition in New York
2005 Various first places at the Corpus Christi TX. dance competition
2005 Third place at the International; dance competition in New York
2005 The best marching group from the Village of Streamwood IL
2006 Certificate of Appreciation from Ballet Sol Azteca, Des Plains IL