Jennifer Reese grew up in Sandy Utah. She attended Westminster College where she received her degree in Elementary Education with a minor in Special Education, and has also obtained endorsements in English as a Second Language and Educational Technology. Jennifer is in her second year teaching at Early Light Academy. Prior to joining ELA, she spent the past 12 years working in special education for Canyons School District.
Jennifer lives in Daybreak with her husband, 7-year-old son, and two crazy pugs. Summer is her favorite time of year. In the warm months she can be found biking, kayaking, swimming, or playing at one of the many parks in the neighborhood. Jennifer also loves cooking and spends a lot of time watching the Food Network, reading food blogs and trying new recipes.
Jennifer has a passion for helping all students develop a love for learning and strives to help each child reach their full potential through active engagement and hands on activities. She is proud to be an ELA Phoenix!