Viva! Team

It’s no secret that Spanish is growing in need and function in the USA. Think about how common it is to see and hear Spanish everywhere you turn. We believe that learning Spanish helps you communicate with more people, stimulates your brain and encourages acceptance toward diversity.

Meet our Leadership Team


Gladys Benitez-Reilly
La Presidenta
  • Owner – President
  • Manages Viva Spanish! Marketing, Sales and Business Development
  • Born in the USA – parents from Venezuela and Paraguay, South America
  • BS in Speech and Language, M.Ed. Kent State University, Kent, Ohio


  • Latino Networking Circle, Painesville, OH
  • Youth Opportunities Unlimited (YOU)
  • COSE – Council of Smaller Enterprises – Trustee Alumni
  • Hispanic Business Association – Trustee Alumni
  • Pathways Mental Health – Trustee Alumni
  • Lake Erie College – Advisory Board Alumni
hannah reilly
Hannah C. Reilly
Operations and 
Program Manager
  • Operations and Program Manager
  • Oversees Business Operations / Manages and Promotes New and Existing Programs
  • Born in Kirtland, Ohio
  • BS in Marketing and Entrepreneurship, University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio

Sandy Dibble
Office Manager/Program Coordinator
  • Office Manager/Program Coordinator
  • Manages Viva Spanish! Office and Program Details
  • Born in Euclid, Ohio
  • Associate Degree Business Management – Lakeland College, Ohio

Call us to connect with a language specialist
who can customize a program to your needs!
(440) 520-5619