Degrees and Certifications:
Educational Leadership (Masters In Progress) Secondary Education (BS) CDC Science Ambassador/Peer Leader PLTW HBS Certified
Mrs. P has been teaching and coaching in Topeka, Kansas for the past 5 years. This will be her first year in Blue Springs, and she is excited to be teaching Human Body Systems, Microbiology, and Biology. She will also be involved with track and field in the Spring as a Jumps Coach. Her favorite topic in the classroom is viruses, and she has been to the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta twice to assist in the creation of related lesson plans.
Mrs. P attended Kansas State University, where she also met her husband, Luca wihile doing research on porcine viruses. They now have baby Zoë, who turns 1 in February.