Emily Keezer has been at The Gooden School since 2010 and has been a parishioner of the Church of the Ascension since 1985. With sixteen years of teaching experience and her experience as an active member of the Episcopal church, she teaches second grade and serves as the religious life and community engagement coordinator. She attended California State University, Fresno, receiving a bachelor’s degree in general family and consumer sciences. She received her Multi-Subject Teaching Credential, CLAD (Cross Cultural, Language, and Academic Development) certification, and a master’s degree in education from Azusa Pacific University. She has a passion for service to others and empowering her students to become lifelong learners.
When Mrs. Keezer is not in her classroom working, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two children. They love to travel, go to Disneyland, and cook meals together at home. She also enjoys reading, watching movies, cooking, and going to the gym. She feels honored to be part of the Gooden community.