Ms. Mangiardi grew up in the Bay Area and attended schools in Fremont including Mission High School, where she was a student of Mrs. Sabraw. She studied English Literature and Writing in college and earned her B.A. from Kentucky Wesleyan College, a small liberal arts college in Owensboro, Kentucky. In college she played for the Women’s Soccer Team and was involved in various student groups on campus. She graduated Magna cum Laude with honors in the Alpha Chi society. After graduation Ms. Mangiardi taught at Girls Incorporated, an after school program for low income girls in Owensboro Kentucky. Ms. Mangiardi is currently teaching English at Irvington High School. She enjoys coaching soccer with her dad and looks forward to working with Mill Creek students this year.