Molly received her B.A. in Child Development from San Jose State University and spent eight years caring for children in protective custody from Santa Clara County before joining Valley Montessori in 2003. She holds a Montessori Infant/Toddler Credential as well as a Montessori Lower Elementary Credential. Molly was a Toddler Teacher here at VMS for four years and a Lower Elementary Teacher for eight years before taking an administrative position at a public charter Montessori School for one year. She returned as a half-day Toddler Teacher in the Cypress room was part of our administrative team as our Community Relations Coordinator. Molly’s passion for Montessori, extensive knowledge as a teacher and natural ability to make personal and professional connections is a great benefit to our community. This year, she rejoins the lower elementary teaching team providing childcare for a cohort of lower elementary distance learners. Molly enjoys camping, boating and crafting. She also fosters rescue kittens for a local non-profit organization.