Molly is a Colorado Native, born in Colorado Springs and raised in the Denver Metro area. She has been teaching since 1999 and has a passion for all students. Molly holds an undergraduate degree from Metro State University and a Master’s degree from Regis University in Colorado. She holds an endorsement in Special Education and is very excited to support educating students with exceptional needs. Molly started to work for Denver Public Schools in 2009. Most recently she was a teacher-leader-coach along with teaching English Language Learners. Her classroom instruction has covered all grades kindergarten through eighth with most of her experience educating fourth grade. Molly loves to create a safe, fun learning environment for all students. She has two grown children and one step daughter. No matter how old her children are, she loves being a mom and spending time with her family. She also loves to spend time in her rose garden, with her dogs, reading, and spending quality time with friends.