Elementary Teacher Assistant
Tiffany grew up in Des Moines, IA. She attended the University of Iowa to pursue a degree in Human Health and Physiology where she also received a disabilities certificate in August of 2023. She first discovered her joy of working with children while working at Chuck-e Cheese her senior year of High School. Here she was able to interact with families of all backgrounds and children of all ages. Tiffany has always wanted to work with children with disabilities, to help them succeed in all aspects. Her family is originally from San Vincente, El Salvador; she is a native Spanish speaker, and in college learned Elementary American Sign Language. She believes that knowing different languages will break barriers to help individuals succeed. She hopes to continue her education in the future, working towards a Master of Arts in Special Education. In her free time, Tiffany enjoys spending time with her dog Oso, who is two years old, going on long walks, hiking, and trying out new places or activities!