Marco’s Story

Marco Calderon, born in Veracruz Mexico was a graduate of Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México with a Bachelor’s of Science in Advertising and Communications.   He continues his studies of studio arts at Muhlenberg College’s Wescoe School.

He relocated to the Lehigh Valley in November 2009 and enrolled in ESL classes to improve his English language proficiency.  As a resident of the City of Allentown, he successfully graduated from the ESL program.  He immediately began to pursue his life-long passion of photography and fulfilled his desire to become a business owner of his own professional photography studio.  He joined The Literacy Center’s Board of Directors in 2013, where he also volunteers.