Constance Cruz started at Academy of a Brilliant Child Montessori School in June 2013. Currently, she is both a Toddler Teacher and a Spanish Teacher who is learning and gaining work experience from an innovative Montessori school system. Before deciding to become a teacher, she earned an Associate of Applied Science degree in Radiology Technology and a Certificate in Hemodialysis at Southern Crescent Technical College. Prior to college she worked at NACOM, a Tier One Automotive Manufacturing Company for 19 years as a Team Leader and a Lean Manufacturing consultant; where she trained, supervised and supported 30 employees on three production lines. While employed at NACOM, she also received certificates in Management/Supervisory, Supervisor/Team Leader Management, High Performance Supervisory and Lean Manufacturing (NYS). She has earned a diploma in Q.C.C. Leader Training, Supervised On-the- Job Training and one in Professional Development. She is happily married with two children and in her spare time crochets, scrapbooking and goes on hikes and bike rides with her family. She loves learning and teaching in a fun and nurturing environment with brilliant children and a wonderful supportive staff.