Gabriela Araoz, was born and raised in Santa Cruz, Bolivia. She is a wife and the mother of two children. She graduated from School with a technical diploma on Business Management, after graduating she moved to England to study English as a second language at Cambridge College. When returning to Bolivia, she started teaching English at several Schools and renowned institutions. She then graduated from Sociology and was awarded the Fulbright Scholarship for Teaching Excellence in The U.S. where she got a diploma on Education from UNCW Wilmington, North Carolina. She is now pursuing a Postgraduate diploma in Educational Management at the UAGRM and is currently working at SCCS as a Second Step teacher for Middle School.