My name is Wendy Brownell. I started teaching Spanish in 1994. I have a Master of Science degree in Secondary Education with an emphasis in Spanish. I am National Board certified in World Languages Other than English, Early Adolescence through Young Adulthood. In 2010 I was named Missouri’s Distinguished Foreign Language Educator. In 2011 I was named Central States Conference Regional Teacher of the Year. In 2012 I was a finalist for the ACTFL Teacher of the Year.