David Tamayo is president and founder of Hispanic American Freethinkers (HAFree), a national nonprofit educational organization with emphasis on serving the Latino community in the U.S. Mr. Tamayo received his Bachelors degree in Computer Science from George Washington University and his Masters degree in Management in Information Technology from University of Virginia at Charlottesville. He currently serves as Vice President of Technology for large corporation in the Washington DC area.
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Mr. Tamayo developed a critical thinking program for English as a Second Language (ESL) students at the high school level. This program is currently being used by some high schools in Northern VA and is in the process of being expanded to other high school systems. He is also one of the producers and conductors of the HAFree podcast (mostly in Spanish) discussing issues of religion in the Hispanic communities and encouraging young Latinos to pursue careers in the “hard” sciences such as physics, chemistry, mathematics, biology, etc.