Cristina Florez is the new director of International Student Services at Wolfson Campus. Florez, a Wolfson Campus alum, started her new position on Aug. 19.
The Wolfson Campus has 550 international students, Florez said. She will assist them with immigration issues and helping them get into Miami Dade College.
Before joining MDC, Florez worked at the University of Miami as the assistant director of International Student and Scholar Services for 12 years. She previously lived in Spain for four years and France for six years where she taught students English as a second language.
Florez has a masters degree in foreign language education in French from the University of Reims in France.
Her advice to college students is to “pay attention, follow guidance and enjoy the ride.”