This is Mary Ann's first year teaching at Lyons. She began her teaching career this year with the NYC Teaching Fellows, but has been volunteering in after school art programs in Los Angeles and New York for the past five years. Mary Ann was born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela. She has her undergraduate degree in Communications from San Diego State University and is currently completing her Masters in Education at LIU. She is very excited to join Lyon's High School science department as a learning specialist.