Bekah grew up in a suburb of Chicago and graduated from Taylor University with a B.A. in Elementary Education. Previously, she taught 5th grade for two years in Wheaton, Illinois and Milepost 1 (Years 1 and 2) for two years in Olomouc. She came to the Czech Republic originally to do English Camps for 6 summers but now lives here permanently with her Czech husband. Her favourite title after “teacher” is “Aunt Bekah” to her two nieces and nephew. She enjoys animals of all kinds, playing board games, baking and eating cookies, and getting to know other people. She is excited for a great year in Primary right by our beautiful garden and playground! Bekah is in her fourth year at Riverside.
Riverside graduates have been accepted to some of the most prestigious universities around the world.