Catherine Paz Mrs. Paz is a Loudoun County native. She grew up near Lovettsville, VA and attended Loudoun Valley High School. She graduated from the University of Virginia with her B.A. in both English and Spanish. After graduating, she continued on to graduate studies at UVA. She got her M.A. in Spanish Literature and then proceeded to earn her M.A.T. She has been teaching since 2009 and with Loudoun County since 2011. She has taught Spanish at the university, high-school, and elementary level and has also lived and taught in South America. Mrs. Paz has a passion for teaching students to be fluent not only in the language but also in the literature and culture that the ability to comprehend a new language can open up to them. Click here to email Mrs. Paz.