Merry Mendoza


World Languages Department Chair, Spanish Instructor


World Languages

Courses Taught

I have taught all levels from Spanish I to AP Spanish. I am currently teaching Spanish II.


Keeper of Girls’ Traditions Chair of Professional Development MAIS representative, ISACS representative Cum Laude Chapter Secretary

Date Began


Family and Pets

My husband, José Mendoza, is a Realtor in Faribault.  

My daughter, Natalia, is working as a project manager for Sage Glass in Faribault. 

My son, Alejandro, completed his MSc in Sports Management from Coventry University in Coventry, England and is looking for his next opportunity.

Favorite Place on Campus

My favorite place on campus is the Fayfield Courtyard. It is a beautiful, peaceful place.

Favorite thing to do in Faribault

Walk in the nature center.

Favorite Book

The Time In Between by Maria Dueñas

Why I love to teach

I love the interaction with the students.


Spending time with family and friends and visiting Minnesota wineries.