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Our Instructors

Shearly Reyes

Senior Digital Marketing Manager at Pegasus and an Instructor at the University of Miami, Shearly Reyes has over seven years of experience in the Digital Marketing field. Throughout her career, she has achieved certifications in Google Analytics, AdWords Mobile, AdWords Search, and has acquired skills in web content development and HTML/CSS/Javascript. In 2016, Shearly graduated from the University of Central Florida, where she achieved her Bachelor of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship and Entrepreneurial Studies.

Sarah Socarras

Sarah Socarras is a Marketing Program Manager at Frost & Sullivan and an Instructor at the University of Miami. She has over 11 years of experience in the Digital Marketing field. Throughout her career, she has acquired skills in SocialStudio, Hootsuite, Adobe Analytics, Facebook Ads, Twitter Ads, Xaxis, Criteo, Smartly, and Sprinklr. In 2007, Sarah graduated from Florida International University, where she achieved her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. Shortly after, she obtained her Master of Business Administration from Florida International University in 2012.

Sean A. Kifer

Senior Digital Marketing Manager at iScreamSocialMedia and an Instructor at the University of Miami, Sean Kifer has over nine years of experience in the Digital Marketing field. Throughout his career, he has acquired skills in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Hootsuite, Filmora, Curalate, Sprinklr, Social Bakers, Olapic, Sprout, and Simply Measured. In 2011, Sean graduated from Miami International University of Art & Design, where he achieved his Bachelor of Science in Fashion Design.

Marissa Mendoza

Marissa Mendoza is a Marketing Director at SchoolMint and an Instructor at the University of Miami. She has over six years of experience in the Digital Marketing field. Throughout her career, she has achieved certifications in Digital Marketing, Advanced SEO, Inbound Marketing from HubSpot, Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and SEO & Advanced AdWords. In 2012, Marissa graduated from The University of Kansas, where she achieved her Bachelor of Arts degree in Architecture.

Maria Belen
Pugliese Reyes

Maria Belen is a Senior Digital Marketing Executive at Global Mind and an Instructor at the University of Miami. She has over nine years of experience in the Digital Marketing field. Throughout her career she has achieved Google certifications in Google Ads Fundamentals, Search Certification, Display Certification, and Video Certification; she also has a certification in Facebook Blueprint. In 2008, Maria graduated from Palm Beach Atlantic University, where she achieved her Bachelor of Arts degree in Graphic Arts, Communication. Shortly after, she obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Strategic Communications from the University of North Texas in 2010.

Jamielyn Co

Jamielyn Co is the Director of Digital Marketing and ECommerce at Tissue Tech Inc, Biotech Company, and an Instructor at the University of Miami. She has over 14 years of experience in the Digital Marketing field. Throughout her career, she has achieved certifications in PMI-PMP, UX/UI Design, and SCRUM Master, and skills in Adobe XD, InVision, Google Analytics, Google AdWords, and Google Display Network. In 2006, Jamielyn graduated from Ateneo de Manila University, where she achieved her Bachelor of Science degree in Communications Technology Management. Shortly after, she obtained her Master of Science in Global Strategic Communications from Florida International University in 2009.

Marianna Monroy

Regional Digital Marketing Lead at Ricoh Latin America and an instructor at the University of Miami, Marianna Monroy has over 10 years of experience in the Digital Marketing field. She holds certifications in Internet Marketing, Analytics and Data Specialist, and Google AdWords. In 2014, Marianna graduated from Keiser University with her Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, Marketing.

Lauren Burton

Vice President of Technology at Subject Matter and an instructor at the University of Miami, Lauren Burton has over 10 years of experience in the technology and digital marketing field. She holds certifications in Web Design and Development and Data Science and Machine Learning. In 2008, Lauren graduated from Maryland University with her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism.

Fernando Olalla

Digital Strategist at Sitel Group and an instructor at the University of Miami, Fernando Olalla has over 15 years of experience in the Digital Marketing field and has certifications in Web Analytics, Web Intelligence and has gained skills in analytics, process improvement, UX, website architecture, and strategy. In 2005, Fernando obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Digital Arts from the Universidad San Francisco de Quito. Later, in 2016, he graduated from Florida International University with his Master of Business Administration.

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