Executive Director, Horizons at Lexington Montessori School
Maria-Veronica Barnes is the LMS Director of Diversity Education as well as Executive Director of the Horizons @ LMS program in the summer. She was a lower-elementary classroom teacher at LMS for eight years and holds an American Montessori Society teaching credential from the Center for Montessori Teacher Education.
A native of Ecuador with a background in bank management, Maria-Veronica brags that she has stood with one foot in the northern hemisphere and the other in the southern! She also loves to dance.
Maria-Veronica earned a Bachelors degree in economics from Universidad Catolica Santiago de Guayaquil and her MBA in Costa Rica at INCAE. Maria-Veronica is an LMS alum parent.