Q: Can you tell us a little bit more about yourself? Your background, your interests, your dreams?
I have 3 brothers, 2 older and 1 younger. I’m lucky enough to be able to call my brothers my best friends. I love the mountains, and would love to live closer to them. One of my dreams is to own a house on an acreage in the mountains and adopt as many pets as I can.
Q: How were you first introduced to Montessori?
I was first introduced to Montessori in 2004 when my younger cousin started preschool in Minneapolis.
Q: What was it about Montessori that resonated with you?
To see how the children who have been to Montessori school are so independent, and so well mannered, at such a young age.
Q: What brought you to Baan Dek?
The opportunity to be a part of a Montessori school program in the town I live in, which I did not believe was possible until I found Baan Dek.
Q: What treats do you always say yes to?
Chocolate. I love chocolate.
Q: What are your favorite colors?
My favorite colors are yellow, purple, and green.
Q: What is your favorite childhood book or movie?
Some of my favorite books include The Giver, Little Women, and The Great Gatsby.
Q: How do you like to spend your free time?
I spend my free time by hanging out at home with my 3 kitties, spending time with my niece and nephew, reading, and trying out cooking or baking new recipes.
Q: What is your favorite animal and why?
My favorite animal is either a cat, or hedgehog.
Q: What did you want to be when you were little?
I have always wanted to be a teacher.
Q: What’s a fun fact about your life?
I love food! My dad is a chef, and I was a very picky eater as a child. Luckily I grew out of that phase, and now trying new foods and restaurants is one of my favorite things to do!