Marianne Ames

Marianne Ames

Instructional Aide

Marianne is from Santa Rosa, CA moving to the Sacramento area where she graduated from high school. She attended Sacramento State University where she obtained a Bachelor's degree in Biology and Public Health. She followed her husband's career to Idaho and then Nevada where she attended University of Nevada, Reno where she obtained a Master's in Plant Science. Marianne moved to Chico in 2016 where she started at Inspire as a substitute teacher and in 2019 accepted the position as Resource Paraprofessional Aide. She enjoys camping, kayaking, gardening and spending time with friends.