Meet Our Staff

Personalized Spanish is a 100% Costa Rican staffed school with friendly professionals experienced in the process of teaching and learning a second language. We will be delighted to help you in your Spanish immersion program and share our love for Costa Rica its people and culture with you.

Gaby Cerrate


Welcome! “Bienvenido (is a pleasure and a commitment to welcomed you in our school, I can relate to your motivation and interest in learning.

Vinizio Gomez

Academic Coordinator

“! Hola! Welcome to our school. For me it is a real pleasure to work with people from around the world who are interested in learning Spanish.

Valeria Iraheta Chavez

Spanish Teacher

I'm a philologist by profession, a teacher by passion. I love to see people from around the world in this adventure that is learning my language and my culture ¡Pura Vida!

Lindsay Chavez

Spanish Teacher

Hello! I studied Philology and Non-Formal Education at the University of Costa Rica. I love traveling And learning from diverse cultures.

Aracely Rojas


Aracely is our friendly housekeeper, she receives students with a warm smile and makes sure everyone feels comfortable.

Vidal Olivas


Hello friends in USA. I am your Spanish representative located in Miami, Florida. Check out our services at section Learning Center. Glad to have you in our programs.

Marcos Bermúdez

School Driver

Meet Marcos or Marquitos as we like to call him, he is our friendly driver. Marcos will wait for you at the airport with a bright pink.