Janie Routh graduated from the University of Colorado in Boulder with her BS in Integrative Physiology and MA in Math and Science Curriculum and Instruction. She taught math for seven years and science for two before joining the Gig Harbor Academy Faculty as Science Specialist in 2022. An outdoor enthusiast, Janie is inspired by our campus’ sprawling natural surroundings and the place-based learning opportunities that abound at GHA.
GHA Tradition: Nature-based learning and play!
Neighborhood Spot: Charlotte’s Blueberry Park
Outdoor Activity: Anything adventurous
Place to Read: On airplanes or on backpacking trips
Childhood Memory: A camping trip to Yellowstone and Teton National Parks with my family