Estefhania was born and raised in a bilingual family in Rahway, New Jersey. Her parents are both from Medellin, Colombia. Spanish was her first language and from an early age she was taught the importance of being bilingual and how it would benefit her in the future.
She studied at Iona College and earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Dual Childhood
Education with a concentration in Spanish. After graduating college, she took a job as an English teacher in Spain. She looks forward to working at Tessa and creating an open environment where students can engage in learning Spanish in a fun and natural way. In her classroom, she takes pride in making sure her students look forward to coming every day.
Estefhania loves to travel. She has been to twenty-two countries so far and hopes to visit many more. She loves reading books, listening to music, and spending time with her family and friends.