Mrs. Perea is currently a kindergarten teacher and has also taught first, third and fourth grades. She started teaching in 1995 and joined Gonzales in 2000.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts from the College of Santa Fe. Mrs. Perea’s mom was a teacher, and she spent quite a bit of time in her classroom while growing up. She always loved being in her room and helping her students, and knew that she wanted to be a teacher too.
Mrs. Perea was born in Santa Fe and raised in the Casa Solana neighborhood. She was a student at Gonzales School. In fact, Mrs. Perea’s parents are still living in the house she grew up in.