Kristi Guiness loves teaching at Early Light Academy because of the wonderful family atmosphere. Everyone works so hard to ensure that all children succeed and have the best learning experience possible. She was born and raised in Southern California. She attended Brigham Young University Hawaii. She has lived in Utah for 10 years with her husband and 3 children who attend/have attended ELA.Kristi has been at ELA since the first day it opened. She was part of the original PEAK (PTO) board. In this capacity she was able to help establish many exciting traditions here at ELA. This is her 5th year teaching Kindergarten. Prior to teaching she worked as the Kindergarten teaching assistant for 4 years. Kristi enjoys spending time with her family and being outdoors. Her favorite place to be is the beach. She enjoys running, reading, yoga, watching movies, and decorating.