Degrees and Certifications:
BA Biology with a minor in Elementary Education from UAF Masters of Special Education from UAA
Ms. Pickering was born and raised in Wisconsin then came to Alaska in 1983 to go to college at UAF. She was a water safety instructor for many years and still love the water, especially kayaking and boating in Prince William Sound. She and her husband enjoy spending time off the grid at a remote cabin they built 40 miles up a river. She has taught gifted and talented K-6, second grade, 7th grade math, Intensive Resource K-3, Resource K-3, special education preschool, and kindergarten since joining the school district.