Instructors

Instructors

Claudio Acevedo

Luis Barreiros

Luis Barreiros has been an IT professional and tech leader for close to 30 years. Upon receiving his bachelor’s degree in Information Technology and Network Administration, Luis has gained experience in various areas of IT including technical support, network administration, IT management to IT consulting in Networking Infrastructure, Security, and Training.

As an educator for the past 22 years, Luis brings a wealth of knowledge to the classroom. He doesn’t consider teaching as only training, but as mentoring. He goes out of his way to be a resource and guide and has developed a great rapport among many of his students.

Luis’s certifications include CompTia A+, Network +, Security +, Server + and IT Fundamentals, Microsoft Server 2012R2, 2016, Microsoft Client Windows 7 & 10, Microsoft Azure AZ900 & AZ104, Cisco CCNA, and AWS (Amazon Web Services).

Eddie Davis

Eddie Davis first discovered his interest in IT back in 1984 when he built his first computer from a kit received in the mail that included a soldering gun. This experience ignited a deep passion for technology that he still has today.

Eddie’s experiences included Technical Support, Network Administration, Telecommunications, VOIP Engineering, and technical training. Since joining New Horizons South Florida in 2011, he has mentored many of our Technical Instructors and aided them in their onboarding process.

Eddie is best known for delivering content in a manner that students can absorb and grasp easily. He has a true gift for understanding his student’s needs and tailoring his instruction for all learning styles.

Bill Guzman

Bill Guzman is an award-winning Applications Instructor with 19+ years of teaching experience since joining New Horizons South Florida in 2002. Over the years, Bill has been recognized as a Top Ten Applications Instructor in the World nine times, based on MTM (Metrics that Matter) student surveys.

Bill has a way of connecting with his students and tailoring his instruction for all learning styles and skill levels. His teaching transfers across blended modalities from traditional classroom instruction to Online LIVE virtual learning.

Jose Rios

Moose Rodriguez

Moose Rodriguez is one of our IT instructors who makes a big impact, especially among his students. They don’t call him Moose for just any reason! He takes the IT curriculum by the horns and eagerly demonstrates his technical expertise in a clear and resourceful manner. His technique of incorporating real-world examples along with humor makes his classroom experience truly enjoyable and highly engaging.

Being in the IT field since the early 90’s, Moose has a variety of experience, including Technical Support, Network Administration, and IT Management.

Since joining our team in 2014, Moose has been a great asset to our instructor team and has played an instrumental role in our Annual Summer Scholarship Program, where he educated high school students who were interested in a career in technology.

Jeff Rosario

Jeff Rosario started working with computers in 1984 when he took a programming class in high school. In the class, Jeff learned about programming in BASIC on an Atari 800 XL PC, sparking his interest in computers and IT. 

In his sophomore year of college, Jeff started working in the IT industry at IntraCorp Entertainment, a computer game company, as a Help Desk Administrator. Since that time, Jeff has held a variety of positions including IT Support Analyst, System Administrator, and System Engineer, while working for companies such as ADP, Blue Cross Blue Shield, and Assurant.

Jeff has stayed current in the IT Field obtaining certifications in Microsoft 365 Fundamentals, MSCA, VMware Certified Professional, VMware vSphere 6.7 Foundations, CompTIA Server+, and CCNA.

Jianina Rosario

Jianina Rosario is a CompTIA and Microsoft certified instructor. She worked in various industries before entering the world of Information Technology.  Teaching since 2020, Jianina has now joined the New Horizons’ Instructor team. Implementing real-world experiences into her classroom is a training technic she uses to help her students better understand and retain the IT course materials.

 

Victor Treat

Victor is a seasoned IT professional and has been a trainer with New Horizons for over 20 years.  He is CompTIA Certified and has been teaching CompTIA classes since their inception. Victor is also a Microsoft Certified Trainer and has been educating students in ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library), for over 15 years.

 

David Winters

 

 

Charles Zacharias

With 25 years of IT experience, the majority of Charles’ IT knowledge comes from IT certifications and real-world applications. His teaching enjoyment comes from leading his students to the answers so they learn, rather than just giving them the answers.  Charles knows that when a student solves a problem, they are more likely to understand the concept and absorb the course material. He also likes to see their faces when they figure out the solutions.

 

  • Bill Guzman

    Bill Guzman is an award-winning Applications Instructor with 15+ years of teaching experience since joining New Horizons South Florida in 2002. Over the years, Bill has accumulated numerous perfect scores on his classroom experience through MTM (Metrics that Matter) surveys. …

    Bill Guzman is an award-winning Applications Instructor with 15+ years of teaching experience since joining New Horizons South Florida in 2002. Over the years, Bill has accumulated numerous perfect scores on his classroom experience through MTM (Metrics that Matter) surveys. …

    Bill Guzman is an award-winning Applications Instructor with 15+ years of teaching experience since joining New Horizons South Florida in 2002. Over the years, Bill has accumulated numerous perfect scores on his classroom experience through MTM (Metrics that Matter) surveys. His success with his clients has awarded him as a Top Ten Applications Instructor in the World six years in a row!
    Fact
    Bill has a way of connecting with his students and tailoring his instruction for all learning styles and skill levels. His teaching transfers across blended modalities from traditional classroom instruction to Online LIVE virtual learning.
  • Luis Barreiros

    Luis Barreiros has been an IT professional and tech leader for close to 30 years. Upon receiving his bachelor’s degree in Information Technology and Network Administration, Luis has gained experience in various areas of IT including technical support, network administration, …

    Luis Barreiros has been an IT professional and tech leader for close to 30 years. Upon receiving his bachelor’s degree in Information Technology and Network Administration, Luis has gained experience in various areas of IT including technical support, network administration, …

    Luis Barreiros has been an IT professional and tech leader for close to 30 years. Upon receiving his bachelor’s degree in Information Technology and Network Administration, Luis has gained experience in various areas of IT including technical support, network administration, IT management to IT consulting in Networking Infrastructure, Security and Training.
    As an educator for the past 18 years, Luis brings a wealth of knowledge to the classroom. He doesn’t consider teaching as just training, but more mentoring. He goes out of his way to be a resource and guide to his students and has created a great rapport among many of his students. Luis primarily teaches our military and workforce programs in CompTIA, Cisco Systems and Microsoft certification courses.
  • Moose Rodriguez

    Moose Rodriguez is one of our IT instructors who makes a large impact in any environment, especially among his students. They don’t call him Moose for just any reason. He takes technical curriculum by the horns and eagerly presents his …

    Moose Rodriguez is one of our IT instructors who makes a large impact in any environment, especially among his students. They don’t call him Moose for just any reason. He takes technical curriculum by the horns and eagerly presents his …

    Moose Rodriguez is one of our IT instructors who makes a large impact in any environment, especially among his students. They don’t call him Moose for just any reason. He takes technical curriculum by the horns and eagerly presents his technical expertise clearly and resourcefully. His technique of incorporating real-word examples along with humor makes his classroom experience truly enjoyable and highly engaging. Being in the IT field since the early 90’s, Moose has experience ranging from Technical Support to Network Administration to even IT Management.
    Fact:
    Since joining our team in 2014, Moose has been a great asset to our instructor team and played an instrumental role in our Annual Summer Scholarship Program, where he educated high school students who were interested in a career in technology.