I completed my undergraduate studies in University Paris VII, France, and my postgraduate studies in Education and Applied Linguistics at the University of Adelaide, South Australia.
My PhD thesis investigated gestures and body movements in relation to classroom discourse and interaction in French language teaching.
2014 Council of Education Associations of South Australia (CEASA) – Award for Excellence in recognition of outstanding contribution to the teaching profession in South Australia
2015 Modern Language Teaching Association of South Australia (MLTASA) - Award for Excellence: Development of strong professional relationships and contribution to the languages teaching community
President of FATFA (the Federation of Associations of Teachers of French in Australia) 2010-2015
Executive Member of SAFTA (the South Australian French Teachers Association)
Secretary of the ALAA (Applied Linguistics Association of Australia)
Chair of the SA organizing committee for OZCLO (Australian Computational and Linguistics Olympiad)