Originally from Ohio, Angela has spent the past seven years teaching overseas. After two years in the Czech Republic, she spent five years in Istanbul teaching kindergarten and early primary. Angela is certified to teach Pre K - Grade 3 General Education, Pre K - Grade 3 Special Education and TESOL Pre K - 12. She is currently undergoing training with Mindful Schools to teach secular mindfulness to Pre K - 12 children, and is also working toward her Master of Education in Nursery and Early Education through the University of Dundee.
In her free time, Angela enjoys creative pursuits including jewelry design, graphic design, knitting and handicrafts. She loves gardening, cooking, baking and reading, and stays active through hiking, cycling and yoga. Service is important to Angela, so she loves to involve students in service and volunteer projects. A passionate traveler who loves experiencing different cultures, Angela has visited 34 countries and hopes to visit many more. She is excited to join KIS and to learn and grow with her new students and their families.