Maria has been teaching at LCA since 2008. She earned her BS in Biology as well as her teaching certification in secondary education from Indiana University. Maria’s teaching philosophy is to guide students to use their God-given talents to serve and honor the Lord. Her favorite verse is Philippians 4:13: “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.” Maria and her husband have been married for more than 30 years. They have two adult sons.