faculty esmeralda torres (1)Esmeralda Torres spent four years teaching the Spanish language and cultural connections at a synagogue school in University City before she became City Academy’s Spanish teacher. While she lived in Lima, Peru, Esmeralda worked for fifteen years as a teacher and speech therapist. Today, she lives in St. Louis with her husband Jose, and their two children, Nicolas and Estefania.

BA, National University of San Marcos

MA, National University of San Marcos