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language educator

Kristina Marie Rios de Lumbreras, American language educator. Grantee Preparing Future Faculty Travel grantee, Arizona State University, 1999, Associate Students Travel grantee, 1999; scholar Tuition scholar, New York University, 1990;, 1993-1994. Board directors, historian First Montrose Commons Civic Association, Houston, since 2002; Member of Modern Language Association, American Association Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese.

Background

Lumbreras, Kristina Marie Rios de was born on October 30, 1960 in San Antonio, Texas, United States. Daughter of José Rios and Guadalupe Salazar.

Education

Bachelor in Spanish, Trinity University, San Antonio, 1983. Master of Arts in Hispanic Literature, New York University, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy in Spanish Literature, Arizona State University, 2003.

Career

Spanish-English translator, Madrid, 1983—1993. Spanish instructor The Cooper Union, New York City, 1994—1996, Arizona State University, Tempe, 1996—1999. Researcher Iter Gateway to the Renaissance, 1999—2000.

Consultant Houston Public Library., 2001—2002. Director student programming University Houston, 2002—2003, member University Center Planning Committee, 2002—2003. Spanish faculty Annunciation Orthodox School, Houston, since 2003.

Membership

Board directors, historian First Montrose Commons Civic Association, Houston, since 2002. Member of Modern Language Association, American Association Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, running, local history, dinner parties.

Connections

Married Jesús Lumbreras Calvo, September 18, 1992.

father:
José Rios

mother:
Guadalupe Salazar

spouse:
Jesús Lumbreras Calvo