Jan-Marie Barbera

Teacher in Secondary Education

Jan-Marie has taught secondary education students in Northern Virginia and Oregon for over ten years in the subjects of English, literature, critical thinking and religion. She received her BA in Literature at Sonoma State University and her M. Ed. in English at George Mason University. She was previously a member of Toastmasters International and co-founder of TMI while at SSU. She is thrilled to teach public speaking and the art of civil debate while firmly believing in today’s culture, nothing could be more important to pass on to her students and future leaders of the world.