Vanessa Montilla is originally from the beautiful city of Córdoba, in the south of Spain, but she moved to Barcelona, another beautiful city, at an early age. She has been teaching Spanish for many years, and students just love her. When she is not teaching, she is usually going to an art exhibition, cooking very traditional and very Spanish fish dishes, or reading. She reads dozens of books per year, and claims her favorite author is Enrique Vila Matas. She is a great singer, and she holds a Bachelor s Degree from Berklee College of Music. She can also dance flamenco. She is currently the School Director at Berges Institute NYC.