Ms. Miars graduated from California State University, Chico with a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies and from California State University, Long Beach with a Multiple Subject teaching credential. She previously taught music at St. Wilfrid’s Episcopal Preschool and completed her student teaching in the Ocean View School District teaching kindergarten and 4th grade.

Since student teaching she has enjoyed subbing in many grades and subjects spanning from TK-12th grade classes. Over the years Ms. Miars has been involved in ministry teaching Sunday school, leading and playing guitar in worship, and singing in choirs. In her free time, she enjoys watching her son play football, her daughter on stage in musical theatre productions, and spending time with her two dogs Snow White and Max. Ms. Miars is blessed and excited to join the team at Grace Lutheran this Fall.