• Academic Advisor, History


  • Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology, The University of Puerto Rico
  • Master of Arts, Cultural Anthropology, SUNY Albany


Amarilys is a higher education professional with over ten years of teaching and advising experience in the Social Sciences and the Humanities. A native Puerto Rican, she received the B.A. from the University of Puerto Rico and her M.A. from SUNY Albany. Her main goal is to help students successfully navigate their educational experiences and feel empowered in the process. After all, we are all the captains of our own ships. Outside of work, Amarilys enjoys the simple things in life: spending time with her husband, baby, and dog, cooking and eating, gardening, and relaxing while reading on her hammock.