Lucía Pozo was born and raised in Arequipa, Peru where she
attended the Catholic University of Peru and earned a Bachelor and Licensure
degree in Social work - she graduated with honors.
Here in the U.S, she earned a Master’s degree in Spanish
Language and Literature at California State University Northridge. Before Lucía
was hired at COC, she worked for 11 years at Antelope Valley College as a
Spanish professor. Lucía is an experienced and enthusiastic instructor,
who is delighted to share her language and culture with her students, and
inspire them to learn and love Spanish. Lucía has traveled extensively thought
out Latin America and she enjoys sharing her travel experiences with her
students. Her academic interests are: Latin American literature, Spanish
cinema, indigenous cultures and development of society in Latin America.