Prior to joining MOIA as Community Engagement Coordinator, Luidgi served as the Program Manager for 3 years at the Gilbert Albert Community Center (GACC), an English for New Bostonian (ENB)- funded non-profit dedicated to increasing the literacy and upward mobility of immigrant populations in Boston. Simultaneously, he worked with pre-collegiate programs at UMass Boston to mentor and tutor first and second-generation immigrant youth of Boston.
Luidgi now works with City departments, community-based organizations, legal service providers, and foreign consulates to serve the immigrant community. He also leads the Free Consultation Clinics and is the liaison for the Immigrant Information Corners at all 24 Boston Public Library (BPL) branches and 12 YMCA sites in Boston. These corners provide informational materials about immigration, financial empowerment, and other community resources.
Luidgi is a native speaker of French and Haitian Creole, and is also fluent in Spanish, Portuguese, and Cape Verdean Creole.