Our Team

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1st Grade Assistant Teacher

Xavier has a love of sharing art, foraging, plant identification and life skills with children. He is bilingual and holds a degree in Art. He has 6 years of experience working with children ages 3 to 3rd grade at Asheville City Schools.

Xavier is trained in Conscious Discipline and Mindfulness Education. He has worked with children in both preschool and lower elementary in Montessori at Asheville Primary School. He is a co-founder of EcoVillage School which provides nature based summer camps and supported 18 students, in-person, by providing academic assistance as well as social-emotional and spiritual support during the 2020 school year.

He is looking forward to collaborating with your child in the classroom and in the outdoors at FernLeaf!