Yesenia Alonso received her Master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Nova Southeastern University and her Bachelor of Science degree in English Education from Florida International University. She has been teaching for twenty years. Prior to Lovett, Ms. Alonso taught in Florida at Silver Trail Middle School where she launched a multi-culture club to increase cultural awareness and celebrate diversity throughout the school. She also taught at Pembroke Pines Charter Middle School where she created a research class for each grade level. Additionally, she served as Language Arts/ Reading Chair. Afterward, Ms. Alonso taught at Summerour Middle School in Gwinnett County where she served on several committees including the discipline committee.
Ms. Alonso enjoys reading, cooking, traveling, and spending time with family and friends. She has three dogs and a cat and enjoys spending time with her pets. She is fluent in English and Spanish. She is committed to engaging her students in order to foster a lifelong love of learning.