Brandi O’Banner is a social science, english, and life skills teacher at Fusion Academy, but is looking forward to teaching outside of her specialty as well. Brandi received a Bachelor of Arts in education with history from Aurora University, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude.
Prior to working at Fusion Academy, Brandi worked at Ombudsman Educational Services, which allowed her to teach all subjects and mentor students from Chicago, Naperville, Aurora, and West Chicago. Her favorite thing about teaching is watching the students’ progression. She believes that mentorship is a very important part of teaching.
Along with being a mom, Brandi loves reading, cooking, and watching T.V. Her favorite shows include Scandal, Grey’s Anatomy, and The Walking Dead. Wacky Fact: Brandi once dead lifted 400 lbs!