BA Modern Languages – Metropolitan State College of Denver
CELTA Certificate for Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages – Bridge TEFL
MA French Cultural Studies – Columbia University
Master, Library and Information Sciences – University of Pittsburgh
Manila-born and Denver-bred, Charisma grew up speaking Filipino (Tagalog) and English. After studying French and Spanish in Denver, she worked in Western Europe and China as a translator and language instructor. In the U.S., Charisma has worked as a librarian in public and research settings. When not reading or traveling, Charisma enjoys movies and brewing coffee.