Megan Wood was raised in Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA. She holds a Pennsylvania K-12 Teaching License from Carlow University and has earned a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts degree from Slippery Rock University. She has three years of experience teaching internationally in the country of Qatar. Most recently she has been working at her local Junior High School as a Special Education Aide developing her skills to work with autistic students. She believes that merging trends, cultures, promoting diversity, acceptance, melding different subjects and recognizing individual abilities are stepping stones to having a balanced and thriving art classroom. Some of her hobbies are cooking, photography, listening to music and traveling.