Dr. Gloria Baquero was Secretary of the Department of Education from January to June 2005. Moreover, from July 2005 to February 2008, she was in charge of the presidency of Lucy López Roig and Associates, among others.
She has participated in several special professional projects, such as the Special Committee to the Board of Higher Education of Puerto Rico for the Excellence Award. She was also consultant to the Municipal Education System of San Juan in the project Respaldo Escolar, and participated in the Education Committee of the Chamber of Commerce of Puerto Rico, among others.
From 1990 to 1992, she was Assistant Secretary of the Regular Program of the Department of Education of Puerto Rico. From 1994 to 1996, she served as an educational consultant. From 1997 to 2005, she served as general manager of Lucy López Roig and Associates.
Dr. Baquero Lleras is extensively experienced in the field of education. She has a master’s degree and a doctorate in Educational Administration and Supervision from the University of Puerto Rico (UPR).