Mariela grew up in Challis, Idaho. She met her husband in high school and they were married shortly threafter.
Mariela is graduating from Idaho State University on May 6, 2017, with a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary and Special Education. She will additionally be pursuing a Master’s Degree in Education Administration.
Mariela enjoys spending time with her husband and dog, Taz. She is excited to begin her first year of teaching at Gem Prep: Pocatello and to get to know new colleagues, parents, and students.