Martha Becker is from Hacienda Heights, California. She holds a master’s degree in Spanish language and culture from the Universidad de Salamanca in Spain. She earned her undergraduate degree in Spanish from the University of Houston where she also minored in Italian. Prior to starting at Duchesne, Ms. Becker worked in the public school system for 18 years. She has taught Spanish 1-5, served as a department chair, and was an AP reader for Spanish language and culture in Cincinnati, Ohio. At Duchesne, Ms. Becker teaches Spanish 1-4 and is the World Languages Department Chair.