Erika Torregroza joined Maury in 2021 as the Spanish teacher. Before joining the Maury community, she had been teaching World Languages for about ten years to elementary, middle, and high school students in Colombia.
Ms. Torregroza grew up in Barranquilla, Columbia. She has a Bachelor of Education in the Teaching of Foreign Languages, and a Master of Arts in English Language Teaching from Universidad del Norte in her hometown.
“Ever since I started teaching, I have been passionate creating different ways to make learning of foreign languages engaging, and significant to my students.” She says she is happy and proud to be teaching her language and her culture to the Maury cougars.
Ms. Torregroza enjoys cooking, dancing, spending time outdoors, and travelling with her family and friends.