Languages Full-time Faculty

Donna Gillespie, Spanish
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2430C, (630) 942-3513
Donna Gillespie Faculty Spotlight

Edith Jaco, Spanish
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2E07A, (630) 942-3332
Edith Jaco Faculty Spotlight

Bonnie Loder, Spanish
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2430F, (630) 942-3040

Elizabeth Mares, Spanish
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2430G, (630) 942-3937
Elizabeth Mares Faculty Spotlight

Miglena Nikolova, German
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2430D, (630) 942-3273

Mirta Pagnucci, French/Italian 
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2430E, (630) 942-3116
Mirta Pagnucci Faculty Spotlight

Shingo Satsutani, Japanese/Chinese
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2430B, (630) 942-2019
Shingo Satsutani Faculty Spotlight

Languages Adjunct Faculty


Jumana Al-Mahamid

Chahraban Antonios

Dina Khoury


Zhi Ying Liu

Chengkuan Zhou


Brenda Gibson

Mary-Lynette Moore

Julie Peters

Kayley Steuber

Sabina Zeynalova


David Chase

Sandra Kohler

Iwona Lech


Loredana Manfredini-Verilli

Dorina Spiering


MiRan Lee


Noriko Day

Kayo Imamura


Tatiana Labutina


Mary Ellen Mitterer – Spanish Lecturer

Melissa Biles

Cecilia Davila Dreger

Leticia Duran

Sibyl Gallus-Price

Phil MacDonald

Monika Morales

Karen Pulver

Jessica Rangel

Vanesa Roimicher

Kathryn Salzano

Octavian Stinga

Sarah Thompson

Ivy Walters

Liudmila Yatsenka


Contact Information

Liberal Arts Division Office
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2E06
(630) 942-2047

Faculty Spotlight

  • Spotlight: Edith Jaco

    Edith JacoLanguages

    "I enjoy teaching because it is a way I can share my experiences living abroad with my students. Teaching allows me to help my students discover themselves and understand others. It gives me immense satisfaction to see my students flourish as they learn and enjoy their achievements in the new language."

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  • Spotlight: Donna Gillespie

    Donna GillespieLanguages

    "What a rewarding experience to be able to teach students a language and culture that I am so passionate about. I hope my students gain a new perspective on the Spanish language and Hispanic culture."

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  • Spotlight: Mirta Pagnucci

    Mirta PagnucciLanguages

    "I continue to search and experiment with ways to create an atmosphere of immersion and engagement in the language classroom. I want the students to learn to speak the language and enjoy the class as much as I do."

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  • Spotlight: Elizabeth Mares

    Elizabeth MaresLanguages

    "To see my students' amazement in Central America, their ability to hold a conversation in Spanish at a central market, or their appreciation of diverse cultures blossom, that is what inspires me to teach."

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  • Spotlight: Shingo Satsutani

    Shingo SatsutaniLanguages

    "I knew I'd become a teacher because of the good teachers I encountered during elementary school, high school and college. Although early on, I didn't know I wanted to be a teacher."

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