Elisabeth Montfort-Siewert holds a DESS (Diplôme d’études supérieures spécialisées; the equivalent of the ABD in the United States) from the Université de Paris III Sorbonne in “la formation des formateurs en FLE”, which gives her the status of teacher trainer. She also holds a MA in French as a Foreign language from the Université de Paris X Nanterre and a licence de Lettres Modernes (the equivalent of a BA in Modern Literature) from the same university. She has extensive teaching experience including assignments at the Sorbonne, Otto-Friedrich-Universitat Bamberg (Germany), Central College in Iowa, and the University of Chicago’s summer program. Elisabeth has been with the program for over 15 years and was recently promoted to cultural activities coordinator. She teaches CAS FR 304 Travaux Pratiques, CAS LF 342 Paris Aujourd’hui (theater section) and monitors the internship report.