mr. edmilson da silva (facilities supervisor)

esilva@riointernationalschool.com

Edmilson da Silva has been in the RIS family for 12 years, and what drew him to work at RIS was that he was that he was chosen to work here. Beans, rice, and beef are his favorite foods, and Paraiba, in northeast Brazil, is his favorite place. In his free time he likes to rest, or travel with his wife (Adriana). He speaks Portuguese and is learning English.

Matthew 6:33 (NIV)
“But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.”
 

mr. jorge antonio (maintenance)

Jorge Antonio has been in the RIS family for 4 years, and his favorite part of his job is everything. Shrimp stroganoff is his favorite food, and Mangaratiba is the coolest place he has been. Working here was a promise of God, and he likes to rest and travel with his family during his free time.

Psalms 40:1 (NIV)
“I waited patiently for the Lord; he turned to me and heard my cry.”

 

mr. guilherme silva (maintenance)

Guilherme Silva has been in the RIS family for 2 years and receiving people at the gate is his favorite part of his job. Rice, beans, potatoes, and beef are his favorite foods. The fact that people can feel good about where they work is what drew him to work at RIS, and in his free time he likes to study English.

Habakkuk 3:10 (NIV)

 “the mountains saw you and writhed. Torrents of water swept by; the deep roared and lifted its waves on high.”

 

 

ms. flavia matia (cleaning)

Flavia Matia has been in the RIS family for 3 years, and Angra dos Reis is the coolest place she has been. What drew her to work at RIS was the opportunity that it gave her. Lunch is her favorite part of her job. Originally from Rio, she speaks Portuguese only.

Psalms 23 (NIV)
“The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing. He makes me lie down in green pastures, he leads me beside quiet waters, he refreshes my soul. He guides me along the right paths for his name’s sake. Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me. You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows. Surely your goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever.”

 

mrs. luisa leite (cleaning)

Luisa Leite has been in the RIS for 10 years, and her favorite part of her job is being with the children. Being able to work with children is the reason she chose to work at RIS. In her free time she likes to spend time with God, and Seara is the coolest place she has been.

Psalms 90:1 (NIV)
“Lord, you have been our dwelling place throughout all generations.”

 

mrs. pricila brandao (cleaning)

Pricila Brandao has been in the RIS for 4 years, and the Christ the Redeemer statue is the coolest place she’s ever been. Her favorite part of her job is when she realizes her purpose and that satisfies her. Working at RIS was a promise from God in her life. She likes to study, travel with family, and teach in church in her free time.

Revelations 3:11 (NIV)
“I am coming soon. Hold on to what you have, so that no one will take your crown.”