Denise Mastro is a Sao Paulo, Brazil native who immigrated to the United States 20 years ago. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education from the Universidade de Mogi das Cruzes and a Master’s degree in General Education from Universidade Santana. She is fluent in Portuguese, English, and Spanish. Prior to joining SSU, Denise was Operations Director for the International Academy of English. At SSU, she holds the position of Director of Admissions/Director of Operations. She is also Board of Directors member for Tepper Technologies, Inc., the parent company of Southern States University, and is a member of the Board of Trustees of SSU.