Alyssa Walzak

Math Teacher

Education: Christopher Newport University with a B.S. in Mathematics, and double minors in Spanish and Leadership Studies.

Bio

Alyssa lives in Martinsburg, WV, but was born & raised on the Eastern Shore of Maryland.  She is a recent graduate of CNU (2015). Shortly after graduating, she moved from Newport News, VA to Middleburg, VA for a long-term substitute position at Foxcroft School. Alyssa has taught multiple sections of Pre-Calculus and Calculus, while also working as a House Mother to the Upper-classmen dormitory temporarily.

She worked as a consultant at NASA during part of her undergraduate career to pursue an interest in forecasting/ meteorology. As mentioned previously, she has experience with teaching at a private institution already, for I worked at Foxcroft School from January 2016 – June 2016.

Hobbies

I am very passionate about guinea pigs and have four of my own. Furthermore, I enjoy taking care of and playing with them each and every day. I also enjoy hiking and exploring, reading, listening to music, attending concerts, shopping, and watching reruns of Reba or Friends.

Favorite Quotes

"Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game." - Babe Ruth