Theresa holds a BS in Elementary Education from the College of Mount St. Joseph (now Mount St. Joseph University). Theresa is a 1995 graduate of the Adrian Dominican Montessori Teacher Education Institute.
Theresa taught Montessori pre-primary aged children at the Brighton Montessori School in Brighton, Michigan where she was the head teacher. She teaches the language, music and movement curriculum for ADMTEI. Theresa is a member of the American Montessori Society and is a board member of the Michigan Montessori Society.
She has been married to her husband for 40 years and has 3 adult children and 4 grandchildren. “My favorite way to spend my free time is with my grandchildren. They make me laugh and give me another opportunity to see the Montessori philosophy in action. It is wonderful to see the next generation appreciate the gift of Montessori.” The rest of her spare time is spent knitting, crocheting, sewing, reading, and volunteering.