Other Professional Employment

City of Austin-Health and Human Services Department

Project Coordinator, 1995-1996

Served as the coordinator in the Austin Employers’ Collaborative Project (Texas Work & Family Clearinghouse planning grant).

Community Outreach, 1995-1996

Supported and organized outreach programs in the East Austin area working with high-risk youth.

University of Texas at Austin

Conference Coordinator, Mexican Center, 1996

Served as the coordinator and strategic planner for the international conference. Budget, physical plant and other services coordination.

Placement Coordinator, Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, 1995

Coordinated the activities and programs for placement and job search.

Congress of the United States of America – Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere

Legislative Analyst (intern), 1994

Assistant to the Deputy Staff Director specializing in Latin American trade, human rights, elections and democracy, development and international assistance.

Universidad Nacional de Cuyo-Argentina

Adviser to the President/Rector – Institutional Relations and International Cooperation, 1992-1993

Worked and advised the Rector on issues related to international cooperation and agreements, institutional relations and international exchange programs.

Instituto de Economía y Organización – Argentina

Economic Policy Analyst, 1992-1993

Conducted research in areas of regional economic development, local economies, international trade, financial markets, and labor policy, Mercosur and NAFTA.

Fundación Mediterránea-Argentina

Economic Policy Analyst, 1992

Conducted research on regional impact of the flexibilization & deregulation laws.

Universidad de Congreso – Argentina

Community and Institutional Relations Director, 1990-1992

Coordinated programs with governmental organizations, businesses, universities and non-governmental organizations to develop and provide community extension activities. Organization and coordination of conferences, workshops, courses and seminars.