Annette brings a Masters Degree in Adult Education with an emphasis on Program Planning and a Multiple Subjects Teaching Credential from San Francisco State University. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with her Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology from Loyola University in New Orleans.
She has spent her career as a business owner & franchise business consultant for Sylvan Learning, working as an educator and manager in the private, franchise & public sectors over the past 25 years. Her combination of experience across a wide spectrum - academia, business management, sales & marketing, customer service, operations & outreach – provide perspective to the needs of the organization and understand the dynamics of the team and culture. Annette’s knowledge of the academic arena from both a public and private viewpoint and her experience of securing and managing contract programs with numerous school districts and non-profits gives her a unique vantage point in creating partnerships and gaining insights to the workings of various organizations.