Bachelor in French Pedagogy, University Metropolitan Ciencias de la Education, Santiago, 1995. Master of Arts in Sociolinguistics, University Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, 2000. Doctor of Philosophy in Spanish and Latin America Studies, University Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, 2007.
Lecturer professor, Spanish Mount St. Vincent University, Halifax, Canada, 2002—2004. Instructional faculty, Spanish Pima Community College, Tucson, 2006—2008. Faculty professor, Spanish Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Metro Vancouver, Canada, since 2008.
Researcher University Alberta, Canada, University Holguin, Cuba, 2004—2005.
Married Jeffrey Daniel McCarville, June 3, 2005.