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Alex Drissell has been involved with life on Vashon in theatre, music, and teaching for several years. She has taught 4th and 5th grade at Pathfinder K-8 in West Seattle, music and theatre at the Vashon Center for the Arts, and preschool at Vashon-Maury Cooperative Preschool. She holds a BA in Psychology from the University of Kansas and a Masters in Teaching from Seattle University. When she isn’t teaching, she’s running the trails of Maury Island with her dog, Aldo, singing in town with her bands, or traveling with her partner, Andy. Alex is passionate about social and environmental justice, the Vashon community, and performing arts. She looks forward to being a part of Chautauqua Elementary as a fifth grade teacher and sharing her sense of wonder with her students.