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Vialla Hartfield-Méndez

Vialla Hartfield-Méndez, American language educator. Certified Diploma de Estudios Hispánicos Universidad de Salamanca, 1984. Recipient Winship award, Emory College Arts and Science, 2006, Teaching award, Emory College Language Center, 2006; fellow Dupont Fellowship, University Virginia, 1985-1988.

Background

  • Hartfield-Méndez, Vialla was born on June 5, 1961 in Meridian, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of Roy and Bernice Hartfield.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, 1979—1983. Master of Arts, University Virginia, Charlottesville. Doctor of Philosophy, University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1989.

    Career

    • Director Emory College Arts and Sciences Emory University, Atlanta, since 2006, senior lectr.dept. Spanish & Portuguese, since 1992.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Diploma de Estudios Hispánicos Universidad de Salamanca, 1984.

    Membership

    Co-founder, former president, board member Couples Coaching Couples, Atlanta, 1989—2005. Member of American Association of University Women, American Association Teachers Spanish & Portuguese, Modern Language Association, Mu Phi Epsilon, Phi Delta Rho, Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Delta Pi, Omicron Delta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Hugo Méndez, August 8, 1987. 1 child Alexandra Méndez.
    • father: Roy Hartfield
    • mother: Bernice Hartfield
    • spouse: Hugo Méndez
    • child: Alexandra Méndez Hartfield-Méndez
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    Born June 5, 1961
    (age 56)
    Nationality
    • 1989
      University Virginia
    • 2006
      Director, Emory College Arts & Science Emory University
      Atlanta, North-West, South Africa