Mrs. Gilbert was born and raised in Rochester,New York.  She majored in elementary education with a minor in Spanish at Bucknell University.  After college, Mrs. Gilbert taught 3rd and 4th grade in Charlotte, North Carolina for four years.  Once she got engaged in 2011, Mrs. Gilbert moved out to beautiful San Diego with her future husband. They got married in August 2012. She spent the last two years teaching 4th grade at Old Town Academy.  




When Mrs. Gilbert is not in the classroom, she loves spending time with her family and friends. Mrs.Gilbert loves to spend time outside, especially when she can go for a run. She has completed 5 marathons!  She also loves to read, do yoga, and travel.




Mrs. Gilbert is so excited to start the school year and be a member of the UDA teaching team!