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As a Puerto Rican, I have known for decades that my ethnic makeup consisted of a mix of Spanish, Taino, and African ancestry. Read more by clicking here.




Welcome to Phil Velez.Com!

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I manage several social media accounts and use Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, and most recently Snapchat to promote small business organizations. 

blogger since 2003

I have been blogging since 2003 and write about politics, culture, history, fraternity/sorority life, Latino issues, and entertainment. 

In 2004, I earned an M.A. in Corporate Communication from Baruch College of the City University of New York. 

I received a bachelor's degree in Communication Media Management from the State University of New York at New Paltz. Since then I have worked for a news-gathering organization, a public relations firm, a non-profit organization, an information technology company, and institutions of higher learning.


After I earned my master's degree from Baruch, I received a Certificate of Paralegal Studies from Long Island University's Brooklyn Campus.


I currently work as a contract document review paralegal. From January through May 2017, I was contracted as a marketing communications manager at LaGuardia Community College. I presently offer communication/social media consulting services and am exploring full-time employment opportunities.


In January, I accepted a contract position as a marketing communications manager at LaGuardia Community College of CUNY in Long Island City, Queens, NY.


I offer communication-related consulting services to organizations and private and public institutions via an incorporated business entity. 

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For the last year or so I have been updating the 145th anniversary edition of the history booklet for the Delphic Fraternity, of which I am an alumnus and its historian.