Liza Gleason

Instructional Coach

BA, Bates College; M.Ed, Mills College; Teaching Credential

Liza Gleason always wanted to be a teacher and pursued her dreams by earning her credential and masters degree from Mills College. Since graduating from Mills, Liza continues to appreciate the thoughtful and relevant education she received at Mills. For many years Liza was a lower school teacher, teaching second grade in SFUSD followed by a five-year stint as a third grade teacher at Redwood Day School in Oakland. Liza came to Live Oak in 2007 and made the leap into middle school. Time away from school is spent with her son Devin and 95-pound mutt, Elsie.