Hometown: Atlanta, GA
Education: BA in French from UNC, Asheville, AMI Elementary Certificate from the Washington Montessori Institute
How did you learn about Montessori?
I learned about Montessori as a child at MCDC (Arbor’s former name) when my family became friends with the Sherrill family. As a college student, I observed in Gloria’s lower elementary class at Arbor and knew that I had to become a Montessori guide.
What are three things you can’t live without?
Books, knitting and my family.
What’s been your favorite trip?
Living in Montpellier, France for a year as a student.
What’s your favorite quote?
“And now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.” —Le Petit Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry