Course Facilitator Details

Mrs. Maria Jimenez

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Location: Lakeland, Florida, United States

My name is Maria V. Jimenez.† I have a beautiful family of a wonderful daughter and son and a loving husband.† In 1997, we moved from Puerto Rico to Orlando.† For the past 20 years, I have worked in the Diocese of Orlando.† I was the Director of Faith Formation at Good Shepherd Catholic Church from 1998 to 2008. I held the same position at St. Catherine of Siena from 2009-2010. The past four years, I have been the Preschool Director at Good Shepherd School. I'm current working at Resurrection Catholic Church in Lakeland, Florida.† I enjoy working for the Church and I have a vast knowledge in areas of education pertaining to our faith, the Catholic Church and schools, as well as preschool.† I have a Bachelorís degree in Education from Sacred Heart University in Puerto Rico, graduating cum laude, and my Masterís Degree in Biblical studies from Central Catholic University in Puerto Rico, also graduating cum laude. I have taken numerous courses in Paris, France; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; Cochabamba, Bolivia and Old San Juan, Puerto Rico.