Annalisa is joining Maui Prep as the Physical Education and Health teacher (PK to 8th ) as well as the Athletic Trainer. She grew up in Southern California with her parents and younger brother. Weekends were spent with family watching or attending various sporting events. She found a way to combine her passion to serve others with her love of sports through Sports Medicine and Teaching. Annalisa attended Whitworth University where she received her Bachelors in Athletic Training and became a Certified Athletic Trainer. She then went on to attend Baylor University where she earned her Masters in Sport Pedagogy. While in Waco, Texas, Annalisa was an Athletic Trainer at both a public and private school. In her free time, Annalisa enjoys photography, spending time outside on a hike or at the beach, cooking for friends and doing DIY projects. Annalisa is excited to be able to share her love of physical activity and sports medicine with the students of Maui Prep.