Caitlin Howard, SC Chapter President
Caitlin is a National Board Certified Spanish I-III teacher at Clover High School in Clover, South Carolina. She co-sponsors the Sociedad Honoraria Hispánica Calavera Catrina Chapter with Stephanie, and earned her Master’s in C&I.

Erin CarlsonErinSC Chapter President-Elect
Erin is an Instructor of Spanish at the University of South Carolina. She is National Board Certified and was the 2012 SC Sigma Delta Pi Spanish Teacher of the Year. Erin earned her Masters in Education in Languages and is currently a doctoral student in USC’s Language and Literacy PhD program.

Stephanie Schenck, SC Chapter Past Presidentunnamed
Stephanie is a graduate assistant at Clemson University in the Literacy, Language, & Culture PhD program. Her research interests include second language writing, cultural and linguistic diversity, and language policy. She is National Board Certified and earned her Master’s in Romance Languages. Stephanie was the 2016 Sigma Delta Pi South Carolina Spanish Teacher of the Year.

María FranciMariasco Montesó, SC Chapter Treasurer
María is a Certified Translator and Interpreter English/Spanish and Spanish Instructor at University of SC Upstate in the Department of Languages, Literature and Composition.


Becky Bogan, SC National Spanish Exam Coordinator
Becky holds a degree in Spanish from Furman University and a M.Ed. in Administration & Supervision from Clemson University.  She is currently in her 23rd year as a Spanish educator.  She teaches AP and IB Spanish at Southside High School in Greenville, SC and serves as an IB examiner as well as table leader at the AP Reading for Spanish Language & Culture.

Battig Ramseur - professional photo for AATSPBethany Battig Ramseur,Communications Coordinator and Social Media Manager

Bethany is a high school Spanish teacher at Hilton Head Preparatory School where she has worked since 2013, and also serves as the Faculty Advisor for the Interact Club and the Cadet Teaching Program Coordinator.  Her lifelong passions include traveling, the Spanish language and Spanish-speaking cultures, and her students. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and Government from Berry College and a Master of Arts in Spanish Literature from the University of Georgia.

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Trixi is a Spanish instructor and World Languages Team leader at VirtualSC.  She has a Bachelor’s of Music Education with a double major in Spanish and a M.Ed. in Educational Technology.  She was most recently named the iNACOL (International Association of Online Learning) Teacher of the Year and the VirtualSC Teacher of the Year for 2016.


President-Elect (cycles up to President in 2019)

Coordinator for National AATSP Poster Contest

Communications Coordinator

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