Before joining Intrinsic as the Dean of Instruction, Ms. Wicker worked for 8 years in Texas as an 8th and 9th grade English teacher and an Instructional Coach. She was born and raised in Texas. She earned a B.A. from Trinity University in Communication and English, an M.Ed in General Education from The University of St. Thomas, and an M.Ed in Education Administration from Southern Methodist University. Ms. Wicker is excited to be in Chicago and is loving exploring the city. Outside of school, she can be found hanging out with her pug, reading, and rock climbing.