Centro Hispano

Meet the Staff

Biographies of current staff workers of Centro Hispano.
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Edelmira Segovia

Director of Centro Hispano, Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion

(910) 962.2551


Edelmira Segovia is from Lima, Peru. Her research area is the academic success of ethnic and racial minorities, particularly of Hispanic students at selective colleges or universities. In her 20 years of work with public education, she has served populations underrepresented in higher education, taught world languages (Spanish and ELL), coordinated migrant education programs, and served as diversity and inclusion administrator.

Ed.D. in Leadership And Administration. University Of North Carolina Wilmington, 2012.

M.A. in Romance Languages. Appalachian State University, 2003.

B.A. in Spanish. University Of North Carolina Wilmington, 1998.

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Mayra Robles

Program Assistant and Translator of Centro Hispano, Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion

(910) 962.7785


Mayra Robles is Mexican heritage. She holds a Bachelor's in Spanish with Teacher Licensure and a focus on English as a Second Language. She is a former MI CASA mentee and mentor participant. She currently programs for the MI CASA Mentoring Youth Program reaching 4 local counties.

B.A. in Spanish. University of North Carolina Wilmington, 2018.

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