Ms. Olivia A. Posada

Language(s) taught



Teach SNH 1010 - 1020 Beginning Spanish I & II, SNH 1040 - 1050 Intermediate Spanish I & II, SNH 1030 - 1060 Accelerated Beginning and Intermediate Spanish, and SNH 2005 Spanish Grammar in Context.


Certified to Teach Online by Quality Matters, 2022
MLIS, Library and Information Studies (2018) The University of North Carolina, Greensboro
MA, Spanish (2008) University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
BA, Spanish (2005) Berea College, Berea, KY

Personal Bio

Olivia A. Posada was born and raised in Mexico in a bi-cultural home; her father is Mexican and her mother is American. Prior to moving to the U.S.A. in 2000 to attend college, she had lived in the former Czechoslovakia and Israel. She has also lived in both Segovia, Spain, and Istanbul, Turkey, on study abroad programs. An avid traveler, Posada has also visited Austria, Canada, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Italy, Luxembourg, Monaco, Morocco, Portugal, and South Africa. In addition to international travel, she enjoys participating in running events, particularly half-marathons.

Title: Senior Lecturer, Spanish
Department: Languages, Literatures & Cultures

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-8510

Office address
Hickory Campus, Room 1462B