Vanessa Zamora

Vanessa obtained her B.A. in Linguistics and Psychology from the University of California Los Angeles and participated in a post-bachelors program at California State University, San Marcos with a specialization in Speech and Language Pathology. During her undergraduate career, she was part of a program called Hermanas Unidas where she learned the value of her skills as a bilingual, and bicultural woman and was constantly inspired by many amazing Latinas. Currently, she is working at a preschool as an intensive behavioral interventionist and tutoring students. Before traveling to the Dominican Republic with Therapy Abroad, she had only gone to Mexico to visit family! During her free time, she likes to spend time with friends, family, at the gym, watching Netflix and eating yummy food! She is excited to return to the Dominican Republic and meet all of the amazing individuals that will be participating this year; She hopes that everyone will have an impactful experience and realize how amazing it is to be a bilingual professional!