Instructor of English / Director, BUA Writing Center
210-924-4338 ext. 358
Sophia Botello is Instructor of English and Director of the BUA Writing Center at Baptist University of the Americas.
She completed both her undergraduate and graduate education at Texas A&M University-San Antonio, earning a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature in 2010 and a Master of Arts in English Literature in 2013. She minored in Reading and English as a Second Language, and she conducted her graduate research in the area of Chicana literature.
Sophia volunteers with the Puente Project at Palo Alto College and the RISE program at BUA, mentoring programs that help students stay in school. She is an active member of Holy Name Church.
Born and raised in Spearman, Texas, Sophia now resides in San Antonio with her husband, a U.S. Navy retiree, and their three children.