Francisco received his undergraduate degree in Sociology from Whittier College in 2007 where he was awarded with the distinguished title of Outstanding Sociologist in Praxis. After graduation, Francisco joined the staff of Los Angeles County Supervisor Gloria Molina, the first Latina elected to the LA City Council and LA County Board of Supervisors. Francisco moved to Madrid in 2013 to attend the Master in International Relations program at IE. After finishing his Master degree he was hired as the Associate Director of IE Financial Aid and then was promoted to Product Manager & Associate Director of Full-Time programs at IE. Francisco moved to New York City in 2016 to join Prodigy Finance as a Business Development Manager where he oversaw institutional relationships with more than 20+ top ranked MBA programs. He now serves as the Director of International Development for IE Business School in the Northeast Region of the United States.