Parisian-born Catherine Pinchetti is a graduate from Ecole Nationale des Chartes, a French Grande Ecole for historians and heritage curators.


She built an extensive and rich experience teaching French as a foreign language, from the United States (Vermont, New York state and Washington D.C.) to France (Fontainebleau) and the United Kingdom (Cambridge).


Catherine has taught in prep schools, universities, Alliances Françaises and Chambers of Commerce.  She also contributed numerous lead articles in Bien-dire, a French magazine for learners of French, and Go!English, its counterpart for learners of English.


She was actively involved in fostering cross-Channel language and cultural exchanges, notably through twinning associations and students’ summer job placements.  She now divides her time between Cambridge and Fontainebleau and has embarked on a new career as a writer and cultural .consultant.