Brandy, a Chicagoland native, graduated from the University of Illinois with a Bachelor of Science in Cell Biology and then earned a Master of Arts in Early Childhood and LBS1 from Northeastern Illinois University. During her 15+ years of experience, Brandy taught middle school special education and was a private math tutor for 6-12th grade students. She took time off to raise her son, and is thrilled to be back teaching.
In her free time she enjoys spending time with family and friends. She loves dogs, gardening, triathlons and all things nature.