Mrs. Beary is the art teacher for K-8. She was born and raised in a small town in Pennsylvania. After high school graduation she attended photography school in Florida and then completed her Bachelors in Fine Arts with a concentration in Art Education from the University of Cincinnati. She has experience working with students of a wide range from preschool to high school. Prior to starting a family she worked as the high school art teacher at Bishop O’Connell.
She and her husband have lived all along the east coast while he served in the Army. She has 3 children (ages 2, 5 and 7.) They returned to America in July after living abroad for almost 5 years first in Kyiv, Ukraine and then in Tbilisi, Georgia (not the state).
She has experience not only teaching art but also in graphic design, large installation city mural painting and collaborative public art. She is excited to bring her art experiences to the classroom and her love of teaching.