Valerie lives in Kansas City with her husband and three girls. She has a Bacherlors Degree in Elementary Education and a Masters Degree in Education. She taught 2nd grade for 7 years until she left teaching to be a stay at home mom. She discovered Music with Mar. when she took her oldest child to class and immediately fell in love with the program. Valerie is excited to have the opportunity to combine her passion of teaching and music as a Music with Mar. Instructor.