Jeanette Scotti grew up outside of Seattle, Washington. She attended Oregon State University (The Beavers) where she received a degree in Business with an emphasis in Management Information Systems in 1996. Jeanette also played Division I soccer at OSU and was captain of her team her junior and senior years. After a stint in the business world working as a business analyst in the IT department of a company, she returned to OSU to obtain a Masters Degree in Teaching and an endorsement in ESL (English as a Second Language). In 2007 Jeanette furthered her education and received a certification from the University of Colorado in the Transitions to Biliteracy program. Jeanette is a Nationally Board certified teacher in English as a New language having received this certification in the fall of 2010. She also completed her Teacher Librarian certification with UC Denver in August 2019. Jeanette has been teaching at Columbine since 2002. She was a classroom teacher before she moved into the teacher librarian position in the Fall of 2017. In her free time you can find Jeanette still playing soccer, running on trails, eating, or reading (she better be!). She loves spending time with her husband, son, dog, Ozzy Bean as well as her friends who also love to laugh, play and eat.