Eileen is a Marquette Catholic High School graduate and Michigan City native. She received her Bachelor of Arts from Purdue University and her Master of Education from Plymouth State University. She is an Indiana State Licensed Educator and a certified Montessori Directress.
Eileen is the Lead Elementary Directress at Renaissance Academy Charter School. She currently teaches ages 9 to 12 and is experienced in teaching multi-aged classrooms ranging from preschool to junior high. Eileen also serves as mentor/facilitator to incoming teachers. Her curriculum and training programs specialize in character development and classroom management. Eileen’s thirteen years at Renaissance Academy have offered her the opportunity to play an integral role in developing a learning environment that is based on student-centered instruction and Montessori philosophy. Additionally, she initiated the athletic program at Renaissance Academy more than a decade ago and continues to coach cross country and track.
Eileen is an active member of the American Montessori Society. She has two children, Cooper and Arden, whom have been in the Montessori environment since birth and are active members of the Renaissance Academy student body.