Brianna is our Program Director at Focus for Success. She directs the after-school program at Emerson Spanish Immersion school, where she also works as a 2nd-grade teacher. Brianna has been teaching at Emerson since 2015, where she enjoys working with students both in her classroom and in the after-school program. She has offered Focus for Success in the Minneapolis Public Schools since 2018.

Brianna obtained her undergraduate degree in International Relations, Spanish, and Music from the College of St. Benedict (MN). Her Master's in Teaching is from the College of St. Scholastica (MN).

Brianna currently resides in Minneapolis, loves running, yoga, and dancing with Project Sabor, an all-women Latin, hip-hop fusion dance team.