Anca Butas

Supporter of ROCO, the Romanian Community Center
Teacher 
Anca has been with CPS since 2014 teaching Special Education. She also taught Geography and English, and she worked for National TV in Oradea and Bucharest. She has a bachelor degree in Romania and a master of Ed at DePaul in Chicago.
Ana Mihaela Cadlet

Romanian Language Teacher
Volunteer 
Started teaching Romanian language and literature, Universal literature, Latin language and other optional courses in 2004. The professor is fascinated by the power of the word to connect people and to reproduce all the nuances of the human soul.
 
Gabriela Cosma

Member 
Supporter of ROCO, the Romanian Community Center
Volunteer 
Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Illinois at Chicago, Masters of Arts in Teaching from National Louis University. She taught Science, Social Studies, and English as a Second Language to refugees from the Middle East in public school
Gabriela Hanta

Member 
Supporter of ROCO, the Romanian Community Center
Volunteer  Teacher 
Since she moved to Chicago, Gabi’s Romanian roots became stronger. She believes in community and giving back and wants her children to be proud Romanians. She’s been a passionate teacher of Italian for over 25 years.
 
Natalia Petrache

Romanian Language Teacher. Member of ROCO.
Volunteer  Teacher 
Born in Ialomita, Romania, teaching was always a passion. It took her from graduating from the "Carol 1" high school in Fetesti, philology and foreign languages section, to the University Ovidius in Constanta.
 
Alina Vance

Member 
Teacher. Supporter of ROCO Chicago, the Romanian Community Center
Teacher 
Alina is the Founder of My Romanian World Publishing House. She has been teaching Romanian for 8 years at the St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church. As of 2022, Alina has 37 children learning Romanian in her classes.