Nancy moved to Austin in July of 2015. She graduated from California State University Sacramento with a BA in liberal studies with a minor in American Sign Language in 2013. Liberal studies enabled her to have many different experiences in classrooms educating youths of all kinds. Nancy had several semesters teaching in all different grade levels and in many diverse communities in Sacramento school districts. She also volunteered at different schools during college. In California, she was a full time student and worked for Applied Behavioral Consultants doing ABA for children on the spectrum of Autism and other special needs where they worked on life skills. Nancy is familiar with the one-on-one teaching because she did it for five years doing ABA therapy. She believes in the one-on-one model and thinks it is a wonderful method to teach students. Nancy has been with Fusion Academy for two years. Nancy’s hobbies are leather work, board games, camping, hiking, surfing, snowboarding, dance, Dungeons and Dragons, Amtgard, traveling, learning different languages and cultures.