Peggy Shupp

Peggy Shupp

Lead Teacher - Primary CR7

Ms. Peggy Shupp is starting her 27th year of teaching, her 19th at Desert Garden Montessori. She is a Wisconsin native and was able to enjoy 8 years of the California sun in San Diego before settling in Arizona in 1998. Ms. Peggy has an Associate’s degree in child development and a 3-6 AMI Montessori certification. Ms. Peggy has a son, Kobe, who is 15 and is a Sophomore at Mountain Pointe High School. Some of her favorite hobbies are biking, dancing, water zumba and dinner with friends. Peggy has enjoyed cultivating relationships at Desert Garden over the years and considers the Desert Garden community her extended family. She believes in the philosophy, “it takes a village”.