Spanish


Deanna Benton, M.A.

Deanna Deibel

Lecturer of Spanish
Office: LH 201
E-mail: bentond

M.A. in Spanish, University of North Carolina Wilmington

As an Atlanta, GA native and Seahawk Alumni, Deanna Benton has chosen the North Carolina coast as her home, where she enjoys living an active lifestyle, being outdoors and teaching undergraduate Spanish language courses at UNCW.  Outside the classroom, Deanna has worked closely with members of the Hispanic community of Wilmington over the years through serving as an interpreter for social services that provide resources for refugee resettlement, general healthcare and intensive family therapy.  Deanna shares her passion for learning Spanish and deepening one's understanding of the Spanish-speaking world through her courses here at UNCW.