Mrs. Doherty is excited to start her third year of teaching at St. Cajetan. She holds a Masters of Elementary Education from DePaul University. Prior to entering into the teaching profession Mrs. Doherty worked for nine years as a Marketing and Communications Manager for a nonprofit organization. While she enjoyed her management role she had a strong desire to teach so she pursued her dream of being in the classroom.
Mrs. Doherty’s goal as an educator is to further instill a love and enthusiasm for learning among her students. She feels that a classroom should be a safe and secure place where students of varying abilities can excel and reach their full potential. Mrs. Doherty believes strongly in creating a positive classroom environment where her students can feel encouraged, motivated, and supported by their teacher and each other.
Mrs. Doherty, who is a mother of three, enjoys spending time with her family and friends and volunteering at her children’s school. She is also an avid reader.
Masters of Education/Elementary Education - DePaul University
Bachelor of Science/Public Relations - Illinois State University