Hailing from Washington, D.C., Elizabeth Pinto attended the University of Notre Dame, where she majored in political science and Arabic, and served as president of the Arabic Club and as a language tutor. Following graduation, she spent four months in Morocco studying Arabic and conducting independent research. She then moved to Jordan, where she served as a Peace Corps volunteer, teaching English to underprivileged middle and high school students.
Upon returning to the United States, Ms. Pinto obtained a Master’s degree in Middle Eastern studies from the University of Chicago. While there, she continued her work as a teacher and tutor in local high schools.
Ms. Pinto joined King’s Academy in 2015 as a faculty member teaching English in the Department of Communication, Rhetoric and the Literary Arts (CRLA).