Elizabeth Aquino



Elizabeth Aquino graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a degree in both English and French Language and Literature. Elizabeth also graduated from The New York Restaurant School with a certificate in Culinary Arts.


Elizabeth has taught English and Creative Writing for over twenty years. She is also a published writer and has won prestigious writing residencies.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Ran a literary and food salon for three years
  • Passionate disability and caregiver advocate as the mother of a developmentally disabled adult
  • Voracious reader with over 1000 books in her personal library