Gail is our reading specialist! Gail received a BA in history and economics, plus a secondary teaching credential from Valparaiso University in Indiana. She taught high school history and economics and middle school social studies in Indiana, Washington state, and in Northern California.

Gail also earned a multi-subject elementary California teaching credential and a Masters from Concordia University Irvine. Gail has had the pleasure of teaching all grades of elementary school in Capistrano Unified School district for about 25 years before retiring in 2015.

Gail’s genuine joy of teaching shines through as she works with her students. Gail’s strengths are teaching reading and language arts of all levels and math through algebra 1.