Originally from the smallest state in the union, Ethel graduated from the University of Rhode Island with a B.A. in Political Science and a minor in History. Post-college she lived and taught in North Carolina and Ohio before arriving to sunny California six years ago. Ethel attended Antioch University Los Angeles where she completed their credentialing and M.Ed. program. Over the past eight years, Ethel has taught all grade levels from kindergarten to twelfth grade in a variety of traditional and non-traditional schools. She lives in Redondo Beach with her husband and their white labs, Breck and Lola. She is a huge New England sports fan, loves to cook, garden, and spend her free time playing outside. Fun Fact: She’s been to 42 of the 50 states!