Hilda Vasquez joined Brilla in 2017 as the Social Worker at Brilla Veritas Elementary School. Mrs. Vasquez graduated from Lehman College with a Bachelor of Art in sociology and a minor in early childhood education. She earned her master’s in Social Work at Lehman College. She is passionate about helping children grow socially and emotionally and loves advocating and empowering children and their families. Mrs. Vasquez worked for the NYC Early Intervention Program for five years where she discovered her passion for Social Work and working with children and families. Hilda was born in the Dominican Republic and moved to New York with her family when she was seven years old. She enjoys traveling and spending time with her family and friends.
“Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.”