Susan-Marie (Sam) Farmen, Vice-Principal
Susan-Marie Farmen, “Sam,” is originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and has lived all over the United States. While she has enjoyed a variety of work over the years, she started her career in education in Washington as an art docent and math tutor, before working in early childhood Special Education. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Humanities, a Master’s Degree in Education, and is currently working on a doctorate in Educational Leadership at Denver University. She moved to Colorado in 2007 where she has taught in both public and private schools at the elementary, middle and high school levels. Prior to completing her Principal licensure program at Denver University and working as an Assistant Principal, she served as a Teacher Effectiveness Coach, an Early Literacy Specialist, and a Dean. She has served on a variety of committees ranging from Early Literacy curriculum review to interim assessment design.