Our Staff

Julissa Martinez


Julissa Martinez has been teaching Spanish for over 20 years. During this time, she has worked with students of all ages. Over the past two decades, Julissa hasshepherded teenagers through years of Spanish, using her skills as a native Spanish speaker to see to it that they got the most robust style of language instruction available. Over the past 5 years, Julissa has pivoted her career toward working with younger students. Her ability to engage children and create a fun environment, while providing a seamless, dual language learning environment has gotten accolades from all over the neighborhood. It is this skill set, which also produced 3 bilingual daughters, which she brings to us as the Director and Founder of La Escuelita de Sofia.