Aubrey Preston is a life-long educator both in and out of the classroom. Earning her BA in Teaching from Wayne State University in Detroit, MI and her M.Ed. from University of Washington Tacoma, she began her career within the Detroit Public School District and for the Puyallup Tribe of Indians. In addition to traditional school settings, she has worked as a piano teacher, ballroom dance instructor, and as Director of an early childhood music program. With experiences working with preschool through seventh grade learners, she is delighted to be at Gig Harbor Academy where she has the opportunity to engage in organic and authentic learning experiences with her fourth grade students. She lives in Gig Harbor with her husband, daughter (a GHA elementary student), two dogs, five chickens, two cat and lots and lots of bees.
GHA Tradition: The Annual Auction
Neighborhood Spot: Finholm’s
Outdoor Activity: Anything in, on, or around the water
Place to Read: In bed
Childhood Memory: Clamming with my FEET in the muddy waters of the Indian River