This will be Mary's 4th year at EEC and she is excited to be an assistant teacher helping in the Pre-k Class. She is originally from California and has a bachelors degree in developmental psychology but has also taken many early childhood education classes. Mary first started teaching in a preschool setting at the age of 18 as an afternoon aid and has taught various ages since. She has two teenage daughters and has been married to her husband for over 20 years. In her spare time, she enjoys shopping, reading, and traveling.