Before becoming a full-time translator, she was an English as a Second Language teacher at the Centro Venezolano Americano del Zulia (CEVAZ) in Maracaibo, one of the most important English-teaching centers in Venezuela. She also taught English in Ecuador, where she was invited by the Ministry of Education through the Time to Teach program, a program for improving the English taught in public schools.
Patricia’s education and certifications include:
• Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Modern Languages, Universidad del Zulia (3-years pursued)
• English as a Second Language, Centro Venezolano Americano del Zulia
Patricia is a native Spanish speaker form Venezuela, she has worked as an English-Spanish translator for over two years, mostly translating personal documents (vital records, diplomas and transcripts) and legal files (court orders, affidavits, civil actions). She has also translated texts in other areas, such as finance, beauty, tourism and, her favorite, romance and mystery/thriller literature.