Discovery Staff Member
BiographyECSE AM TeacherHi! I am so excited to be here at Discovery! This is my fourth year with Discovery. Before that, I was a long-term substitute teacher multiple times at various schools. Before starting my family, I worked as a school psychologist; I earned my graduate degree from Gallaudet University in DC.My family and I have lived in Ashburn for 20 years, and love it here! My husband and I have three children: Kelsey and Sean are at Virginia Tech,and Aidan is a junior at BWHS. You might see me around Ashburn watching my boys' track and basketball games!Carly CarothersECSE PM TeacherHello! I am thrilled be starting my fourth year at Discovery!!!I am a Northern Virginia native. I graduated from Fairfax County Public Schools. Then, I went on to receive a Bachelors in Communication Science and Disorders, with a minor in Special Education from James Madison University. Later, I received her Master's in Early Childhood Special Education from George Mason University.I began her teaching career with Fairfax County public schools, teaching in several early childhood programs; including preschool autism, early childhood class based, and early childhood resource programs. I have also worked privately with two in home ABA programs in Fairfax, Loudoun, and Prince William Counties.My husband and I have been living in Loudoun county for the past 12 years. We live in Ashburn with our two young sons, daughter, and giant dog. and I am thrilled to be teaching in Loudoun County again!
Ms. Leslie Fox
ECSE-PM Teaching Assistant
Leslie has been teaching at Discovery for four years.
She has 1 son,2 daughters, and a cute puppy. She is thrilled to be teaching again this year.
ECSE - AM Teaching AssistantMy name is Lisa Smucker and I am starting my 12th year with Loudoun County Public Schools.
I am married and have two sons. This is my 12th year working with the preschool ECSE program.
I am excited and look forward to working at Discovery Elementary School.