Dilma joined the AFL in April 2023 as an Administrative/Accounting Assistant. Before joining the AFL-CIO, Dilma worked as an Accounting and Finance Assistant position for a telecommunications company in Cape Verde. In this role, she was responsible for all accounts receivable and payable transactions, as well as responsible for the reporting function related to the Personnel and Payroll system. Dilma’s first professional experience in the United States was as a production supervisor for five years while she was in college.
Dilma has a Master’ s Degree in Finance from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from the University of Cape Verde and Brazil, and an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration from Massasoit Community College. She is fluent in three languages: Portuguese, Spanish and English.