Miss Carolina is the visionary founder and lead teacher at The Mother Tree. She studied early childhood development at the University of Oregon and completed her Early Childhood Teacher Training at the Eugene Waldorf School. Carolina is a cherished member of the Eugene Waldorf School community where she has been a full-time kindergarten assistant as well as a long-standing substitute and aftercare teacher. On behalf of her two daughters, she served as President of the Eugene Waldorf School Parent Council as well as a Parent Coordinator. She is an active member of their Arts and Enrichment program and their festival eurythmy troupe, which performs regularly at anthroposophical events in Eugene. Carolina brings wisdom and dedication to the wonderful lives of young children and is a loving support for parents. In her spare time, she enjoys making art, gardening, reading, writing poetry, wild crafting herbs from the mountains, practicing Eurythmy and dancing. She is currently writing and illustrating a children’s book and serves on the board of Circle of Children Village School where she has often been a volunteer as an artist, gardener and teacher.