Louise earned her BS and Elementary Education degree from Metropolitan State College in Denver. She is an AMS certified Primary Guide, trained at the Montessori Education Center of the Rockies, and received her 6-9 Lower Elementary training from NAMC in 2012. Louise has been a Montessori teacher for over 25 years, having worked in Montessori schools in many states while her husband was in the military.
Louise has lived in Bend for 15 years and moved to Redmond in 2015. She spends time with her husband, Phil, and two golden retrievers. She has many hobbies with her family and has recently started watercolor painting.