Cassie is originally from Toronto, Canada but has lived in Denver for 25 years. She acquired a Bachelor's of Science in Psychology from CU Denver and a Master's of Science in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the Oregon Health and Science University. She is in her second year teaching and has taught Earth Science, Biology, Chemistry and Physics. She is excited to return to Montessori education to learn more about the philosophy, and looks forward to the opportunity to work with adolescents to support their growth and empower them to stay true to their wonderful, unique selves. Cassie LOVES reading and is always open to book/graphic novel suggestions. She also enjoys running, photography, hiking/camping and trying new recipes to cook. She is dabbling in rollerblading and learning the keyboard. Cassie will always take the time to endlessly talk to you about her cat, Bela, and his new cat-backpack.