Debora Dantas | Chief HR Officer

Debora Dantas | Chief HR Officer

What is your role at International TEFL Academy?

I’m the Head of Human Resources.

What's your story?

I’m Brazilian, a recent mom, and I love to make an impact on people’s lives. 

Where are you from and where did you go to college?

I’m from Brazil, Sao Paulo, born and raised.

I have a bachelor's degree in Psychology, an MBA in International Business, and I’m currently working to complete my Master's at UWM in Human Resources and Labor Relations.

What was your first travel abroad experience like?

I think most Brazilians have their first trip abroad coming to visit the USA. My first experience was when I was 9 years olds. My wish came true with a family trip to Disney World in Orlando, Florida. 

What countries have you been to?

China, Australia, New Zealand, Indonesia, UAE, Argentina, USA, Brazil, France, Spain, and England.

Where have you lived/taught abroad?

I lived in Australia for 2 years and now I live in the USA.

Best travel story?

I took a bus trip for a month along the Australian coast. It was amazing, but my first and last backpacking experience.

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Why do you like working at ITA?

Working within education, creating new possibilities for people, and creating excellent HR support. 

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