Brenda Huey-Rosas, Chief Executive Officer
As the ESL Specialist of Fairmont Education Group, Brenda believes that language learning empowers everyone. Beginning her journey at Fairmont in 2009 as an ESL teacher in 2009 at Fairmont Preparatory Academy, Brenda soon took on the role of ESL Specialist, where she authored and oversaw the writing of ELLoquence. Serving as a Teacher Mentor to both domestic and international schools, Brenda helps to build ESL programs and train teachers in ESL curriculum and instruction. Now, she continues to develop ELLoquence and creates educational partnerships with clients in the U.S., China, and Singapore. Prior to Fairmont, she served as a founder and teacher in Cornerstone Academy’s ESL program. She specializes in teaching languages in multi-level classrooms.
Brenda has also founded OCAC (Orange County Creative Arts Center), a non-profit organization), which offers the classes of ballet, hip hop, tumbling, kung fu, Chinese folk, and Latin dancing to the kids of Anaheim, CA and surrounding cities. With OCAC's Passion y Tumbao Project, they are 2x World salsa medalists in 4 different divisions of children salsa. She completely volunteers her time for this organization as a teacher and director.
Brenda has a Bachelor’s degree in Chinese and a Master’s degree in English TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) from San Francisco State University. She has taught English in China, Taiwan, and Brazil. Brenda is also fluent in Chinese, Portuguese, Cantonese, and Spanish.