Fernando ia a professor at FIU School of Architecture in Miami FL. He received his Master in Architecture degree from The Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc) in Los Angeles earning a Merit Graduate Thesis award and a SCI-Arc Service award. He also holds a Bachelor's degree from Florida International University.
Fernando has experience in a variety of different markets within North America and Europe, having worked in Miami, Los Angeles, New York and Amsterdam. He has worked under several recognized offices including: Tom Wiscombe Architecture, UNStudio and Morphosis Architects. His experience is varied in project types ranging in scale from single family homes to large cultural centers to multi-use urban interventions.