Alberta was born in Panama, Republic of Panama. She speaks, reads and writes Spanish. She is passionate about teaching and developing others to become successful in the market place. For many years, Alberta has dreamed of becoming a Spanish teacher. When the opportunity presented itself at Emory, she did not hesitate. Now she is living her dream--keeping students engaged as they learn Spanish. Her main objective is that everyone of her students has fun learning her native language. Alberta has been in academia for over 15 years. In 2009, she earned a Masters Degree in Education at American InterContinental University. She is a team player, people-person and problem solver who has strong managerial skills, IT training/support skills.