Ravelle M Harry is 39 years old. she was born in the city of Georgetown, Guyana. She is a fun and exciting person to be around. She is always in a good mood, which carries positive vibes. Not only that, but she loves to make new and genuine friends and also gives great advice to others. She lived in Brazil for seven years. She has been a teacher at IGR for 17 years, she has the CELPE-BRAS course and has taken several teacher training courses in Lima, Peru, and in Georgetown, Guyana, at the Guimarães Rosa Institute. Furthermore, she is currently pursuing literature at the University of Guyana.
Hey guys! My name is Hanna Karen da Silva Belido Reis, but I prefer to be called Hanna Reis. I am Brazilian by birth and Guyanese by heart. I'm Isaac and Bebel's mother, and I'm Thiago's wife. Furthermore, I have 36 years of a well-lived life and 15 years in the profession. I am a teacher and educator who graduated in pedagogy, and I have been teaching Portuguese as a second language since 2017. I love meeting people and making friends. Likewise, I really enjoy traveling and discovering beaches and coastlines. Not only that, but I like to eat, sing, and smile. Whenever I wake up, I thank God for life and for all the beauty in the world. “I believe that a person's happiness depends on the depth of their gratitude” (John Miller)
Mrs. Blenman is a Guyanese teacher passionate about foreign languages and education. She majored in foreign languages (French and Spanish) at the University of Guyana in 2007. Afterward, she studied Portuguese at the Centro Cultural Brasil-Guiana/Instituto Guimarães Rosa in 2010 and is currently an advanced level holder in the CELPE-BRAS proficiency exam (2020). Also, she has a postgraduate degree in education (foreign languages) from the University of Guyana (2017). Currently, she has almost 20 years of experience as a foreign language teacher. She joined our team from the public network (Queen's College), where she worked as a French, Spanish, and Portuguese teacher, and now has almost 10 years with us.
Mariana M. Neiva Fumiere is 37 years old and was born in the city of Londrina – PR, southern Brazil, on November 12th. She has a degree in biological sciences and has a master's and doctorate in the same area, but as she always studied Portuguese, she ended up falling in love with the language. She came to live in Guyana in 2021 and currently teaches Portuguese to foreigners at the Guimarães Rosa Institute at the Brazilian Embassy in Georgetown. In her free time, she likes to rest, do sports, study, and have fun. On vacation, her favorite thing to do is visit her family and visit beaches in Brazil.
Passionate about life and always willing to help people, Davindra better known as Kenno has been working at IGR Georgetown as an administrative assistant since 2018. He loves the Portuguese language and Brazilian culture and is always engaged in cultural activities to offer students the best learning experience.
Terezinha Marques is 36 years old, married, and the mother of two children. She holds a degree in Letters-Portuguese Language from UFPA, is a specialist in Linguistics and Readers Training and Teaching of Portuguese as a Foreign Language, and is currently studying for a professional master's degree in Education. She has been working at IGR Georgetown since 2018 as a PLE teacher and took over the general coordination of the institution in 2022. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and reading good books. She also enjoys traveling and experiencing new places and cultures.