Krista Speidel

Teacher Assistant

Biography

Krista received a Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design from Flagler College.  She went on to receive a Master of Science in Education with a major in Early Childhood Education from St. John’s University and a Master of Science in Education with a major in Educational Leadership from Brooklyn College.  She taught Kindergarten for 5 years in a Catholic school in the Diocese of Brooklyn and then was an Assistant Principal for 2 years until she had her first child. She has substitute taught every grade from Pre-K to 8th Grade.  Krista has five children, three of whom currently attend Cathedral Parish School.  Krista attended Catholic schools from kindergarten through high school and again in graduate school.  She is excited to be working in a Catholic Education again.

Favorites:

Book: historical fiction, mystery, anything by John Grisham

Movie: “Casablanca”

Dessert: Anything chocolate and Key Lime Pie

Color: Blue

Season: Summer

Sport: anything my kids play, football and NY Yankees

Hobbies: Going to the beach, swimming, reading, and painting