Teacher Profile: Kari Infantino

kariInfantinoEnglish Teacher Kari Infantino loves to travel. She has been to 30 countries, and over the summer she went to India. The trip to India was a Teaching For Peace plus a Non-violence Coalition. Infantino’s favorite country is Mexico because of the beautiful warm hearts of the people. Her favorite color is blue because of the sky.

Infantino got a Bachelor’s degree from Gannon University in Pennsylvania and a Master’s from Arizona State University in education. Infantino chose to be an English teacher because she loves to write short stories, poetry, and has acted in plays. This is her 30 year as a teacher and her last; she has been working at Carl Hayden for 26 years. Her favorite part about teaching is the enthusiasm and warmth of the students. Infantino loves to see them on graduation day. She says it is even great seeing them later and learning of their accomplishments and successes.  

By Kim Montenegro