Rolande is a French native speaker who has lived in France as well as several French speaking countries in Africa. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in French at Manhattan College in Riverdale, NY, where she graduated with a 4.0 GPA. During her college years, she also won a French essay contest for a study abroad summer program sponsored by Manhattan College and the Alliance Francaise. She worked as a French professor assistant and a French tutor throughout college. She has been a French teacher for the past 5 years.
In her spare time, she loves traveling and is always looking forward to her next trip. She is also very passionate about her beliefs and enjoys doing volunteer work and reaching out to those in her community.