Encarna Turner

Encarna TurnerEncarna Turner

MA in Spanish
Associate Professor of the Practice in Spanish Language

Office: Greene Hall 517
Phone: (336) 758-5540
Email: turnermm@wfu.edu

Encarna Turner is a Lecturer of Spanish. She graduated with a BA in Spanish Translation and a MA in Spanish, with emphasis in Linguistics from Brigham Young University. She worked for AT&T and Lucent Technologies as a technical translator for over five years prior to coming to teach at Wake Forest University. While at Lucent Technologies she was also able to work in the area of software localization and had experience working with oversees translation houses, in Spain and Mexico. During her time at Wake Forest she’s been able to direct the Salamanca Study Abroad Program in Salamanca, Spain. Currently, she serves as the Director for the Intensive Summer Language Institute which takes place over the first Summer Session.