Amy graduated from Carlton College in Northfield, MN with a major in Spanish Literature. Before entering graduate school, she spent a year in Costa Rica reconnecting with her study abroad family, working at an English language school and scuba diving off the coast of Guanacaste. She completed both her M.A. and Ph.D. in Hispanic Linguistics at UT-Austin.
Amy has taught Spanish at the university, high school, middle school and elementary school levels. She just loves, loves, loves teaching Spanish because she really vibes with Hispanic cultures.
Fun Facts and Hobbies
- Baking, cooking and sharing space with multitudes of house plants
- Yoga, learning about nutrition and wellness, hiking and camping