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Mrs. Maria Gauchey

Mrs. Maria Gauchey was born in Toledo, Ohio, but lived for twelve years in Los Angeles, California. She comes from a loving family comprised of two brothers and hard-working parents. She received both her Bachelor’s and Master's Degrees from the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor. Later, she earned her Education Specialist Degree in Administration from Wayne State University. She began her teaching career in the Detroit Public Schools Community District in 2001 and has been a dedicated educator for 22 years. In 2018, she had the pleasure of becoming an ELA Middle School Master Teacher at Munger Elementary/Middle School. In 2019, she was promoted to the position of assistant principal at Harms Elementary School, where she enjoyed working alongside Mrs. Claudia Martinez, the community, and the students. In the fall of 2022, Legacy became her new home where she now resides as assistant principal. Maria Gauchey now lives in Michigan with her husband and two children. “Working in the Detroit Public Schools Community District has been one of the greatest pleasures of my life.” Mrs. Maria Gauchey