Cristina is originally from Bilbao in Spain, but has lived in Wales for the last twenty years. She studied at the University in Bilbao where she achieved her degree in education in 1986. Since then she has work in various schools and colleges teaching from ages 12 through to GCSE and A level.
She has been teaching at Cardiff University for 18 years with courses starting at beginners level and progressing through to the most advanced levels of Spanish.
The varied abilities and needs of the students make it a richly rewarding job, whether it is giving somebody the skills and knowledge to enjoy a holiday or helping people to achieve their degree or business goals.