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Mrs. Rosa A. Malave, M.S. Senior Lecturer and Intership Cordinator at the University of North Texas, College of Merchandising Hospitality and Tourism. A native of Puerto Rico, Mrs. Malave moved to Arlington, Texas in August 1999 and enrolled in El Centro College and the University of North Texas-where she earned a Bachelor of Science with a major in Hospitality Management and minor in Business, followed by a Master of Science in Hospitality Management with a minor in Human Resources. She has held culinary ,management and sales positions with La Madeleine French Bakery and Restaurant, as well as Coco Lopez and Hilton Anatole. As an educator for over eight years, Mrs. Malave utilizes her great passion and love for hospitality in her position at the University of North Texas; providing direct career development assistance to students and alumni, as well as, lecturing for the College of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism Internship, Event Management, Marketing, Introduction to Hospitality courses. As the Senior Lecturer & Intership Coordinator, Malave strives to deliver the same mentoring that she received when she entered UNT and El Centro College. Known for her enthusiasm and commitment to student success, Malave enjoys teaching and creating opportunities for her students. She is especially proud of her efforts to place UNT students in industry careers.
Off campus, Mrs. Malave is fortunate to have an extraordinary family. The youngest of Amelia and Justo’s five children, Rosa has three sisters, Ana, Jenny, and Carmen and one brother, Justo. She is happily married to her marvelous husband, Alfonso. Today, Mrs. Malave encourages people to follow their dreams, no matter the challenges. “A winner is a dreamer, who never gives up.” – Nelson Mandela