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ExC-ELLerating Language, Literacy & Content for ALL learners

Our ExC-ELLent Team of Consultants

Maria N Trejo, Ed.D.

Senior Consultant & Director


Bio on the way.

Elma Noyola

Senior Consultant


Elma has been an educator for forty-eight years. She spent thirty-two years in the classroom as a bilingual teacher, reading teacher, and literacy facilitator focusing on the needs of all students, especially bilingual and English Learners. Before joining us, she worked for Success for All. She now shares her talents with our team by training and coaching with MC&A nationwide.

Hector Montenegro, Ed.D.

Senior Consultant & Director


Bio on the way.

Ma. Lupita Espino

Spanish Language Consultant, ACE-LERA


Bio on the way

Elizabeth Montes

Consultant


Besides training and coaching with us, Elizabeth has 35 years experience in public, private and corporate education. She has served as an English, Spanish, and French teacher.  She worked in central office administration for the El Paso Independent School District as an Associate Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction and a Director of Advanced Academics. For the past five years she has enjoyed her time as the Head of School for a K-8 private academy.

Joanne Marino

Consultant

  

In addition to coaching for MC&A, Joanne brings experience from a multi-faceted career in education including teaching ESL and social studies, curriculum development, and administration in the U.S. and abroad. She has taught grades K-12 as well as in universities and adult education programs. Joanne has been a NC Department of Public Instruction ESL Consultant, a WIDA trainer, and a NBCT. She  was recognized for Teacher Excellence and Professionalism by the Office of English Language Acquisition (OELA).

Karen Solís

Consultant

  

Karen joins MC&A from North Carolina where she teaches English Learners at the elementary level. She also designs and delivers professional development as a member of the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction's English Learner Support Team. Karen is passionate about empowering teachers and educating students in ways that foster relevant, meaningful and authentic learning experiences. 

Anita Crowley

Consultant


Bio on the way.

Carlos Ramirez

Consultant


Bio and picture on the way.

Barbara Cohen

Consultant


Bio and picture on the way.

Argelia Carreón

Consultant, Co-author and Director Emerita


Thanks for all you did you help us and the kids Argelia!

Joy Peyton

Consultant and Co-author Emerita


Thanks for all of your hard work Joy!