Briar is a trained Early Childhood Educator and Primary/Junior qualified teacher from Nipissing University. She has a passion for the arts and pursued a Visual Arts minor while completing her undergraduate degree. She is currently working towards an instrumental music specialist. Having managed a language learning disability throughout her life, Briar benefited from a strong network of educators. She understands that everyone learns differently and that key factors in her success were her resilience and perseverance. Briar’s compassion and ability to relate to her students are strengths that she brings to the classroom. Briar is an enthusiastic teacher and learner. She loves Math and is passionate about ensuring each of her students meets their full potential. She takes pride in each of her student’s "Aha!" moments when they understand a new concept.
In her spare time, Briar enjoys being active, hiking and outdoor activites, as well as playing/listening to music, and artistic painting.