Beth graduated from Loyola Marymount University with a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies and a Multiple Subject teaching credential. She taught for several years in the Inglewood Unified School District and while there served as a Master Teacher for LMU’s teacher training program. She also has been a substitute teacher over the years in many K-6th grade classes. After taking a break from regular classroom teaching to raise her family, she has served at 3 different churches over the last 23 years in the Children’s Ministries departments and currently is blessed to be the CM Director at Grace Lutheran Church as well. In her free time (whenever that is!), Beth enjoys watching movies, cooking, gardening, daydreaming on Pinterest, playing with her Italian Greyhound, Dante, and spending time with her family.