Ms. Vega is extremely grateful to continue teaching at Equitas Academy #3 to ensure that 100% of scholars go to and through college. She grew passionate about teaching in the second grade after her inspiring teacher pushed and motivated her to work hard to make a difference in the world. Ms. Vega attended Mount St. Mary's University in Los Angeles where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Studies, a minor in Psychology, and a Multiple Subject Teaching Credential. She is currently working towards a Masters in Creative Writing. Ms. Vega strongly believes in the Equitas mission and is motivated and committed to ensure that every scholar is successful. During her free time, Ms. Vega enjoys writing children's stories, playing the piano, and reading books.