Miguel earned a degree in Spanish language and literature at California State University Dominguez Hills. While working on his degree, he had the opportunity to work abroad as a volunteer a teacher for three consecutive summers in three different countries, Costa Rica, Panama and Mexico. Upon completion of his degree, he returned to school to get a Certificate on Legal Interpretation and Translation at California State University Los Angeles.
Miguel spends his summers traveling the world and exploring new cultures. As for the rest of the year, in his spare time, he volunteers as an interpreter.