Ms. Mendoza grew up in Milwaukee and attended Rufus King High School. After high school, she continued on to college and graduated as a Medical Assistant. She worked in the Pulmonary and Critical care unit for two years.
Ms. Mendoza joined Milwaukee Public Schools as a Paraprofessional in 2011. There she found her real passion: working with teachers, students, and their families to help serve her community. She is looking forward to building new relationships with students and families of St. Augustine.