Role: Administrative office

Virginie Chanot

Born in Haute-Savoie in 1980, Virginie has a binational degree in Italian and French. In addition, she holds a Master of French as a Foreign Language and Interculturalism. She taught French in different countries (Lebanon, Bulgaria and Turkey). On her return to France, she worked with adults in order to improve their skills and increase their employability.

Teaching at CILFA since 2015, she enjoys contact with people, meeting new cultures and discovering new languages. She tries her best to adapt each course according to her students’ needs, using humour and pragmatism.

She likes mountain sports and Latin dances.

Marie Chapon

Born in Haute-Savoie, Marie holds a degree in History and a Master of teaching French as a Foreign Language.

After living abroad for a few years (England, Canada and South Africa), she decided to move back to her native region in the French Alps.

Working at CILFA since December 2015, she is supporting the secretariat and the pedagogic area.

She likes skiing, hiking and she enjoys travelling and being immersed in new cultures.

Annick Maggiore

Born in Annecy in 1957, Annick has a degree in bilingual Secretariat (English).

She worked in Lyon, Annemasse and Annecy. Also, she likes spending time in the field of associations as it is a good way to meet a lot of people from diverse backgrounds.

Working part-time at Cilfa since October 2015, she is an accounting assistant.

She loves hiking, cycling and enjoys reading (literature, philosophy, novels).