Liz Benjamin-Alcayaga
At Nobles since 2013

Titles: Spanish Faculty
Sport(s): Lacrosse Girls Varsity,Soccer Girls JV
Email:
Phone Number: 781-320-7294
Biography:

Liz has coached various levels of lacrosse, hockey, and soccer at Nobles since 2013. Prior to working at Nobles, she directed a beginner-level lacrosse program for marginalized youth in Guatemala City, where she also worked directly in the classroom with students of all ages. Liz played soccer, hockey, and lacrosse at St. Mark's School, earning ISL honors in lacrosse. She went on to compete in lacrosse at Hamilton College. The highlight was when her team won the NCAA National Championship in 2008. Liz was named to the 2009 All-Liberty League first team and the All-Empire Region first team as a defender. She earned her BA in Latin American Studies from Hamilton College in 2009 and completed her MA in Spanish language at Middlebury College in 2019. In addition to coaching, Liz teaches Spanish and works in the EXCEL travel department. She lives in Dedham with her husband, Enrique, and son, Matías.