Gloria Struyven is originally from Dublin, Ireland where she studied Journalism. She moved to Paris in 1985 in order to attend a French language and civilization programme at the Institut Catholique. Gloria began her career as an editor in the legal industry before becoming an English teacher in Paris for adults in the corporate world. She gradually started teaching English to children when her own children started school. Gloria joined the SIS Wednesday team in 2002. Her two eldest children graduated from SIS with an OIB in English and her youngest child is now attending the school. In her free time, Glory enjoys reading, painting, travelling and people.