Tertulia supports the use of Spanish as a vibrant language for culture, commerce, and community building in West Michigan and beyond.
Emily Hunsberger is the founder of Tertulia. A lifelong speaker of Spanish as a second language, she has cultivated a unique set of skills to help companies and organizations build bridges in response to linguistic and cultural challenges. Over the course of her career, Emily has applied these skills to support employers and clients both in the United States and Latin America, developing multilingual and multicultural communications materials related to adult education, healthcare, entrepreneurship, immigration, sustainable development, philanthropy, and the arts. Emily holds a B.A. in Spanish from Cornell University and an M.A. in Spanish and Bilingual Education from George Mason University. Emily was nominated for the 2017 Building Bridges Award from the West Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.