Born and educated in Montana, Amy Aldrich-McAfee has a BA in English education and an MEd with a specialty in literacy. She is a veteran educator and administrator in both public and private schools with over 20 years experience. She has experience teaching at all levels from elementary through high school. She currently is in her 12th year at Santa Catalina Lower and Middle School where she serves as learning specialist for grades prekindergarten through fourth grade and as Director of Curriculum and Learning for grades PK through eight. She is also a parent of a student at MCHS.