Second Grade Associate Teacher, MARIA TRICKEL holds a B.A. degree in Liberals Studies with an emphasis in education from Sonoma State. Maria is working on her multiple subject teaching credentials. She has always had a love for education and working with children. Maria joined the THS team as the after-school academy assistant and subbed for various classes. She is looking forward to expanding her horizon and working in the second grade. Being an educator has been a dream of hers since she was in high school. Aside from loving the joys of working with children, Maria loves to run in her free time and show basset hounds. She also enjoys spending time with her husband, family, and friends.