Carianne came to ESSDACK as an early childhood specialist in July of 2013. Her passions include early childhood topics, working with families in poverty, coaching, and literacy. She is also a certified MTSS math facilitator.
She began her career teaching reading in the primary grades. Later she began working with children with special needs in the preschool classroom. The majority of her career she has spent working at Head Start. Most recently she worked with teen parents and their babies in an Early Head Start Classroom.
Carianne is a Kansas State University graduate with a degree in elementary education. She later received an endorsement from McPherson College in early childhood special education.