Faculty / Staff Profile

Liz Beltran, M.A.

Program Manager

Yiraliz, a native from Puerto Rico, comes to us from Trident technical College in Charleston, SC  where she served as the Academic Coordinator for the Veterans Upward Bound program. She was responsible for the academic course development, instruction, evaluation, student management, academic and career counseling.  She also taught Conversational Spanish through the Continuing Ed department and at the local County jail in their Veteran unit.
Having lived in Italy and Japan, Liz has extensive experience working with both veterans and active duty personnel. She has a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Maryland and Master’s Degree from the American University, both in Criminal Justice.   In her spare time, she enjoys time with her daughter Yeishka and her two dogs, Sarg and Serpico. She loves to travel and dancing to Latin music.