Bianca Whitaker

About: I am a First Grade Teacher at Washington. This year is my second-year teaching.

Hobbies: I absolutely love learning and teaching. When I am not teaching, I love spending time with my family and friends. We are usually shopping, exercising, trying new restaurants, watching movies together, or joining a book club.

Fun Facts: I am training to run the Victoria Soto 5k next year with my friend, Emilee, and I am a self-proclaimed ice cream connoisseur. I love traveling across Connecticut to try different ice cream flavors.

Jennifer Brien

About: I am a Kindergarten Teacher at Washington. I have also previously taught First and Second Grade. I have been teaching for 17 years and this is my 12th year teaching at Washington.

Hobbies: Some of my hobbies include spending time with my family, playing sports with my three children, listening to music, traveling, and gardening.

Fun Facts: I am a huge New York Yankees fan, I have boy-girl twins, and I once swam with dolphins and have a picture of a dolphin kissing me on the cheek.