Upper School Spanish Teacher
B.A., German Language and Literature (Linguistics), Universidad de La Habana
Niurka joined Westridge in 2009 as an Upper School Spanish teacher and is currently an advisor. For 10 years, she sponsored Westridge's chapter of the Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica, Antonio Buero Vallejo. Prior to teaching at Westridge, Niurka taught German and Spanish at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and Spanish at Westmont College. She started her teaching career in the U.S. as an Online Instructional Aide at Santa Barbara City College, where she served later as Spanish Instructor.