Ms. Weiss grew up in the Great Lakes Bay Region of Michigan, where she graduated from Valley Lutheran High School. After realizing her passion for foreign language education while in high school, she went on to attend Valparaiso University and earn a dual major in Spanish and Secondary Education, along with a minor in Theology.
While in college, Ms. Weiss was able to spend a semester studying abroad in Spain, where she lived with a host family and tutored local kids. Bethany is excited to start her career at Lutheran West and get to know the Cleveland area. She enjoys bike riding, kayaking, reading, visiting the Great Lakes, watching sports, visiting friends and family, and traveling.