Erin Naymark is the 12th Grade Psychology teacher at Da Vinci Design. Erin has a sincere passion for both teaching and the study of psychology! She earned her B.S. in Psychology (biology emphasis) from UCSD in 2002 and her M.S. in Psychology (Neuroscience and Behavior focus) from UCSB in 2008. She earned her California Clear Teaching Credential in 2010 from the LAUSD District Intern Program. Erin has taught Biology, Health and Life Skills for LAUSD as well as after school art to K-6 students and parenting workshops. Erin has worked in many labs doing biotechnology research in both corporate and university settings. Her research has been featured in scientific journal publications on schizophrenia, autism, alcoholism and other psychiatric disorders, as well as agriculture. She has two young children and loves to make art, cook and bike with them in her spare time. Erin appreciates comedy and loves to see stand-up and improv shows with her husband on a regular basis.