Angela Friona has been an educator for the past 11 years. Originally from Niagara Falls, NY, Angela has had the opportunity to live and teach in Florida, Toronto, Las Vegas, and the majority of her teaching career in New York City. Angela earned her Bachelors in English and Masters in Education at Niagara University, in her hometown, Niagara Falls. Angela came to BSNBCS last year as the Lower School Literacy Coach and will continue in the same position this school year. Ms. Friona has the opportunity to build close relationships working with the scholars in small groups, and feels very rewarded watching scholars grow and feel successful as they reach their literacy goals! Angela loves living in NYC, enjoys exercising, reading, and spending time with her family.