Teacher - Magnolias
Anita was born and raised on Long Island, NY. After receiving an AS degree, she attended The School of Visual Arts in Manhattan and worked in Graphic Design. She has lived in New York, Boston, Phoenix and Salt Lake City while raising her three wonderful children. She owned and operated a vintage furniture shop in Sugarhouse. Anita has a BS in Psychology from Westminster College and has received an AMS Early Childhood Montessori Certification. She began an M.Ed. program at Westminster College in 2017 and has taken a leave of absence so she is able to travel during the summer and focus her time and attention on preparing and teaching in the Magnolia's classroom. She is honored to be part of the Montessori Community School to help guide and nurture the values of love, respect and perseverance in the Early Childhood classrooms. Anita enjoys baking, cooking, gardening, dancing, art and spending time with her family and friends.