Olive is a proud alumni of HCS! She grew up in the Bay Area, attended Highlands and went back to work there. Olive started working as an Extended Care teacher while she was in college. Through the years, she earned her teaching credentials and Master's Degrees in Early Childhood Education and Teaching/Education. She has taught Kindergarten, Second Grade and is currently teaching First Grade. Olive also led the Extended Care department for two years.
Olive loves school and is dedicated to helping students grow in their love for learning. She desires that her students continue to explore the world around them, develop their abilities and use their gifts to help those in need.
When she is not planning lessons or correcting papers, Olive loves spending time with her husband and family, especially her nineteen nephews and nieces! She and her husband, Francis, enjoy taking long hikes, cooking together and currently training their new puppy, Scout.