About Kathleen Contreras
Kathleen Contreras lives in Ventura, California. She is a bilingual professor at California State University, Channel Islands where she teaches graduate students who are studying to be teachers. She also taught children in grades 4, 5, and 6 in bilingual classrooms.

She loves her familia, amigos, the Virgen Guadalupe, yoga, and swimming. Kathleen loves traveling around the U.S., Mexico, and around the world.

Chicken tacos, frijoles, fresh salads, and homemade cookies are her favorite foods. One of her favorite books is Caramelo by Sandra Cisneros.

What do you have in common with her?

frijoles,caramelo_cover,Virgin Guadalupe