Department(s):First Grade Team, Kindergarten Team
Tela grew up in Oregon and moved to Colorado in 2008. She earned a Bachelor’s degree from Oregon State University and then moved to Denver to pursue her Master’s Degree in Social Work. Tela worked as a social worker for several years before deciding she wanted to teach. She went back to school and received her Master’s Degree in education. Outside of teaching, Tela loves reading, finding new recipes to cook, and running with her dog.