Ms. Mata is originally from Venezuela. She is the Spanish teacher at Tulsa Honor Academy. She is a graduate of the University of Tulsa and Oklahoma State University. She received her bachelor's degree in International Business and Spanish and her master's degree in International Studies. She focused her studies in international non-profit management and learned how to make an impact in underserved communities. She has worked in Education for 4 years and has created new opportunities for family engagement in the Tulsa's Latinx community. She is excited to be a part of the THA Familia to be able to teach scholars Spanish, culture, and to help them grow a global mindset.