Meet Our Staff

Jeanett Turriago

Physical Education/Health | 970.484.1171 x248

Mrs. Turriago is excited to be teaching at Saint Joseph Catholic School, and living in Colorado! She was born in Bogota, Colombia, but lived abroad most of her life. She obtained her bachelor’s degree in physical education from Universidad Pedagogica in Bogota, Colombia, a master’s in motor development from Indiana University, and a graduate degree in didactics of Spanish as a foreign language from University of Barcelona. She has been teaching physical education and Spanish as a foreign language for more than 30 years in international schools.

Mrs. Turriago loves teaching and feels blessed for having the opportunity to interact with children from different nationalities and cultures. In her free time, she enjoys exercising, going to the movies, and traveling with her husband and children.