Tutor of: SAT, ACT, Math Level 1, U.S. History, World History, Spanish, LSAT, SSAT, ISEE; Law School Instruction
Hector graduated magna cum laude from California State University with a B.A. in Philosophy, Political Science, and Psychology (Triple-Major) and then earned a J.D. from Harvard Law School. Throughout his education, Hector has been recognized for excellence, receiving, among other awards, the Horatio Alger Association National Scholarship, the UCLA Law Fellow Award, and the New York Model UN Distinguished Delegation Award. Before joining Advantage Testing, Hector served as Chief Counsel for the Office of the Vice Mayor of Cambridge, provided legal advocacy at the Criminal Justice Institute of Harvard Law School, and worked for a Boston-based venture capital firm.
Hector has served an integral role in the legal community—co-chairing the Harvard Latino Law, Policy, and Business Conference and speaking at many forums, including Princeton University, UCLA Law School, NYU Law School, Harvard Business School, and the Supreme Court of the United States.
Prior to law school, Hector taught public school students diagnosed with learning and emotional disabilities, coached and tutored for the Boys & Girls Club of America, and completed his psychology internship at a center for seniors suffering from Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and dementia.
But most important to Hector is his dedication to providing educational opportunities to ambitious and enthusiastic students of all backgrounds. Hector teaches future lawyers for the TRIALS program at Harvard Law and NYU Law. At Princeton, he teaches aspiring college students for LEDA. In his adoptive home of New York, Hector helps hopeful Harlem Village Academy and Prep for Prep students achieve their maximum potential, as they strive to reach the next level of their academic dreams.