Jackie has been attending overnight camps since she was in third grade – whether it was Girl Scouts, music, arts, and drama, or family camps. She has been working with and teaching children, teens, and adults for over 20 years. She has been employed for 8 years by Growing Tree/Little Tree Montessori International Schools whose founders are also the founders of Camp SuperNova and Green Mountain Retreat. Jackie has served as a teacher, site director, and is currently the Director of Development for Growing Tree/Little Tree Montessori International Schools.
She has a bachelor’s degree in social sciences with an emphasis in anthropology & archaeology from California University of Pennsylvania. She also has a degree in early childhood education from West Valley College and a master’s degree in human development from Pacific Oaks College. Jackie teaches Science, Cooking, and Lego camps, as well as phonics, reading comprehension, and writing.