Mrs. Fitzgerald was born and raised in Santa Cruz, California and moved to Colorado in 2003. She is currently starting her 28th year of teaching.
In California, she taught at a private Christian school for 12 years. While there, she taught Middle School Math for 9 years, High School Math for 3 years, and was also the Math department Chair for those last 3 years.
Since living in Colorado, she taught 4 years at Thornton Middle School before coming to Rocky Top and is now in her 12th year here.
She is married to a wonderful man and has 3 awesome step-sons, ages 25, 23 and 17.