Carlos brings extensive teaching experience to his role at Media Lab, both at the high school and college levels. Most recently, he’s served as adjunct faculty at several local colleges including Smith, Hampshire and Holyoke Community Colleges and the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Carlos also works with Commerce High School students through The Community Journalism program at UMass, Amherst.
The co-founder of TRGGR (Teach. Respect. Growth. Greatness. Responsibility.) Media Group, Carlos also ran a weekly radio show called TRGGR RADIO on 91.1 WMUA, for ten years, exploring politics, art, education, prison reform, media justice and music.
He is a Doctoral Candidate in Teacher Education and Curriculum Studies at UMass Amherst and holds an M.A. in Social Justice in Education also from UMass Amherst. Carlos received his B.A. in film and video from Hampshire College. He is a serious practitioner of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu for Team Link; he trains religiously along with his daughter.