Raúl began a career in administration and human resources at the Harvard Art Museums in 2000. That led to human resources roles at Harvard Medical School and the Rhode Island School of Design. He then became the key administrative support person for the Office of Academic Deans at Framingham State University, which included supporting the Dean of Arts and Humanities. Raúl has a BSBA from the University of Massachusetts Lowell, a graduate Certificate of Special Studies in nonprofit management from the Harvard Extension School, and an MS in Textiles, Fashion Merchandising, and Design from the University of Rhode Island, where he wrote a thesis on the history and cultural significance of the gay hanky code.
As the Administrative Associate and Office Manager, Raul is the primary contact person for the OFA and supports the administrative aspects of the OFA main office.
Raul’s interests include fashion, travel, art, and popular culture.