Lead Teacher, Early Preschool
Yvette holds an Associate’s degree in Arts and Science from Bellevue College and is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from the University of Washington. Additionally, she has completed Montessori Toddler Training which supports her passion for children and enjoyment guiding and nurturing them through the Montessori classroom. Since joining the Living Montessori team in 2016, Yvette became fascinated with teaching as it allows her to see children develop and reach important milestones in their growth.
Yvette was born and raised in the Philippines and moved to the Seattle area with her family in 2009. She likes to travel to tropical destinations, exploring the culture and learning the language. She is fluent in Tagalog, spent three years learning Spanish and speaks elementary French.
Yvette enjoys spending her summers engaged in water sports such as boating, surfing, paddle boarding and wakeboarding. Among many of her talents, Yvette is a creative writer and loves capturing moments through painting, crafts and scrapbooking photos of food and scenic views. Yvette is a self-titled “Fashion Blogger Wannabe” who enjoys getting dressed up and playing with makeup.