Ilisa Kerner grew up in New York City, New York. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Education at St. Thomas Aquinas. She earned a master’s degree in Special Education at New York City college. She has been teaching for twenty years. Ms. Kerner says that teaching has been a very rewarding adventure. She has been employed with Atlantic Academy for six years. Ilisa has a passion for working with children and helping them develop to their full potential. She is currently raising two wonderful children and enjoys walking, watching movies and reading.