B.S., Purdue University
M.Ed., National Louis University
Mrs. Hicks received an undergraduate degree in Elementary Education from Purdue University and a Master of Education degree from National Louis University. Before joining the MPA faculty, she taught kindergarten, first grade and second grade for Chicago Public Schools and also has served as a dean of culture for grades 3-5.
Mrs. Hicks is passionate about building strong classroom community and developing independent, lifelong learners. Outside of the classroom, she finds joy spending time with her family.