A native of the region of Lyon, France, Christelle has spent over fifteen years living and working overseas, teaching French as a foreign language. In addition to her native French, she is fluent in English and Spanish.
She is now living in Las Vegas since February 2013. She moved from San Francisco where she was the Director of Studies and a French teacher at the Alliance Française de San Francisco.
Previously, Christelle has taught French at the French Institute Alliance Française (New York, NY), Alliance Française de Singapour, Alliance Française de Mumbai, Alliance Française de Santo Domingo, Alliance Française de Hermosillo, Mexico and University UNO (Hermosillo, Mexico). She taught general French but also French to professionals with the following organizations: Societe Generale, Calyon, Bank of the West, LVMH, UNICEF, United Nations, Random House, World Economic Forum, BNP, Total, L’Oreal, Michelin, and JC Decaux.
Additionally, she has taught French and English in secondary schools for the French Ministry of Education.
Christelle was a certified examiner and trainer for the official French examination DELF and DALF. She also has extensive experience as an examiner for TEF (the Chamber of Commerce of Paris) and TCF certifications (CIEP).
Christelle has a certification from the Chamber of Commerce of Paris (Diplôme d’Aptitude au Management d’Organismes Culturels et d’Education) in Management, Marketing and Human Resources.
She also has a Master Degrees in French as a Foreign Language from the Université Stendhal, Grenoble, France, a Master Degree in English and Spanish, from the Université Jean Monnet, Saint-Etienne, France.