Sergio will be the first out LGBTQ Latino elected to the Illinois House!
Sergio is a career educator and community leader with almost 25 years of experience in public and business education sectors. He’s taught kindergarten through tenth grade across various subjects, including reading, mathematics, science, Spanish, and computer science.
Throughout his career, Sergio has served in several capacities, including as teacher, education consultant, assistant principal, and principal. While teaching, he helped to develop the first elementary foreign language program for the Richland/Lexington School District in South Carolina and served as a speaker/presenter on Quality Education for the Broward County School District.
In addition to his work in the public school system, he has worked for an education start-up company, LearningSoft, as the Director of Education, where he developed pre-k – 8th online software in four different languages and as a Digital Content Specialist for Pearson Learning.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Education from Southeastern University in Florida and a Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership from DePaul University.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Education from Southeastern University in Florida and a Masters Degree in Educational Leadership from DePaul University.