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Ms. Leisha Reynolds

Years of teaching experience:

13 years of experience

Areas of expertise:

Spanish Language Education

Latin American Studies

Border Studies

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Educational background:

Present Doctoral student in Ed.D. in Literacy, Culture & Language Education, University of Indiana 

2014 All But Dissertation (ABD) in Ph.D. in Spanish with concentration in Border Studies, University of Arizona 

2011 Master of Arts (MA) in Spanish and Latin American Studies, American University 

2007 Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Spanish & Secondary Education w/ Teaching Certification, Buena Vista University 

Why I Chose Education as My Career of Choice:

I grew up with a Master Educator for a mother, forever wanting to be a teacher, myself. Being a Spanish language educator allows me to be a bridge-builder between languages and cultures, and to inspire future bridge-builders in the process! 

Personal Interests:

In my spare time, I love to spend time with family, read, drink yerba mate, practice my Spanish and Portuguese, exercise, and imagine my next Camino de Santiago experience.