Alissa joined Five Oaks Academy in 2010. She currently serves as a Middle School Directress teaching History. She was a directress in the Lower Elementary program for three years before moving to the Middle School. She attended Minnesota State University, Moorhead and received a Bachelor’s degree in K-12 Physical Education. She has earned a Master’s in Montessori Education from Lander University, her 6-9 AMS Certification from Lander University, and holds a South Carolina Teaching certificate. Alissa is affiliated with South Carolina Montessori Alliance (SCMA) and the American Montessori Society (AMS).