Heidi Beck joined SJNMA in August 2018 as a Spanish instructor and college counselor. For the past 20 years, she has worked with the Latino community in the greater Milwaukee area and is currently president of the Hispanic Collaborative Network. She spends a great deal of her time empowering and supporting the Latino community. She is excited to help cadets pragmatically learn about the culture and language of Spanish speaking people. Her education includes an MA in Spanish from Marquette University, a BA in Spanish and Latin American studies from UW-Madison, and a minor from Carroll University in secondary education.