Rommy grew up speaking Quechua and Spanish in her native Bolivia. There she graduated from college with a degree in Food Science and has worked in culinary arts in Bolivia, brewing in Germany, and now manages Sweetser’s Apple Orchard in Cumberland.

Rommy co-founded The Spitting Llama Bookstore and Outfitter which has 3 locations in Bolivia and is recommend by Lonely Planet and other guidebooks. Rommy loves cooking traditional Bolivian and Latin American foods and brings a zest for culture to her classes.