Athlete Recruiter & Advisor
Fernanda is an experienced international student recruiter with over a decade of experience in the field. She began her career as a scholarship student-athlete at the prestigious Instituto Tecnologico de Monterrey (ITESM). She also earned her Bachelor’s Degree in International Business and Master’s in International Marketing. After completing her studies, Fernanda worked for four years in college recruitment at ITESM, where she honed her skills in international student recruitment, sales, and business development. From Puebla, Mexico, Fernanda moved to the US in 2015 and spent six years at IMG Academy, where she worked to recruit top student-athletes from around the world. Since 2014, Fernanda has also served as co-owner of a boutique educational agency dedicated to providing opportunities for students seeking international educational experiences. Through her journey, Fernanda has helped countless students to achieve their academic and personal goals and has gained a reputation for her expertise and dedication to her clients. As a native of Puebla, Mexico, who now calls the US home, Fernanda brings a unique perspective to her work. She is dedicated to helping student-athletes achieve their academic, athletic, and personal goals. Her experience as a scholarship student-athlete has also given her a deep understanding of the challenges and opportunities facing young people today. She is committed to helping students navigate the complex world of international education.
At DME Sarasota, Fernanda helps both incoming athletes find their right fit as well as supports our players with guidance around their college pathways and options!