Mrs. Makia Garrett

First Grade Teacher
Mrs. Makia Garrett is delighted to be entering her second year at Veritas, where she has the opportunity to instill in her students a love for God and His beautiful creation. She holds a Master's degree from Liberty University in Elementary Education as well as a Child Psychology degree from Hollins University. Before joining Veritas, Mrs. Garrett spent many years in elementary education. In addition to teaching, Mrs. Garrett is a co-founder of a local mentoring organization known as ‘The Beauty Within Girls’ where she assists in developing and inspiring young girls to reach their fullest potential. Mrs. Garrett enjoys spending time with her husband and son, volunteering at church, and exercising.