Associate Dean & Co-Director,
Student Support Services
Areas of Specialization & Professional Interests
Gerardo began working at MIT in 2014. Prior to coming to MIT, he spent ten years at Brandeis University, where he was the Director of the Student Support Services Program. Before he moved into higher education he did clinical work in the Boston area. He has worked in admissions and academic advising positions supporting students' academic, personal, and social success. At MIT he is passionate about building a community of support for DACA students.
Boston College, MSW in Clinical Social Work
Duquesne University, BA in Psychology and Philosophy
Gerardo is a fútbol fanatic and an avid bike rider, and enjoys cooking in his spare time.