Holds a Master degree in Language teaching from Universidad Pedagógica y Tecnológica de Colombia. She was an AMITY Exchange Teacher for six years in Cincinnati (Ohio – United States) where she worked as a Spanish teacher. She has been teaching English for more than ten years in public and private schools and universities in all levels. She is currently the FLI Coordinator at Universidad Santo Tomás – Villavicencio and a professor at VUAD in B.A. in Teaching English as a Foreign Language Program. She supervises student-teachers in the Pedagogical Practicum in Foreign Language Teaching. She has been researching on EFL issues and has published some articles. She has given workshops and conference presentations in ASOCOPI (Bogotá, Tunja, Tulua, Duitama), CIFLEX (Cartagena) and TESOL (Bogotá).