KD graduated from the University of Minnesota. KD is an experienced teacher, particularly in early childhood education and lower primary education, having taught in the United States and in Hong Kong prior to joining KYP. She enjoys inspiring her students to become more creative thinkers, while improving their English. She has done extensive work with phonics and loves helping little ones learn how to read. An avid writer, she also enjoys working with older kids and helping them craft exceptional essays. At KYP, KD teaches Early Readers, Early Writers, Creative Writing, Critical Writing, Public Speaking and Global Thinking.