Noemi is a native Angelino. She has always enjoyed learning and had been inspired all her life by teachers influencing her future endeavors. Noemi is on her 9th year of teaching and started her teaching career in 2000 as a 9th grade English Teacher working with EL Students for 6 years. She transitioned to the private industry in 2006 for an Engineering firm and worked in International Sales for 9 years. Noemi earned her undergraduate degree at National University and went back to school in 2016 to earn her Master’s Degree in Teaching for Single Subject (English) and Special Education at the University Southern California in 2018. Noemi is excited and committed to return to education and participate in student successes. She believes in student voice and advocates for their educational goals. When students are identified with learning disabilities or as second language learners, Noemi steps in to focus on their unique learning abilities and providing a space to help them flourish with pride.