Learning and Landscape
Ann Marie Mahar
When Ann Marie Mahar isn’t enjoying the great outdoors, she’s in the classroom teaching about it. Some things have changed since she was a student at Rutland High School, like the new facilities where she teaches AP Bio. What hasn’t changed is the high quality of education that she remembers. Today, Ann Marie says she’s impressed and grateful for “the professional, child-centered teachers and other professionals that I work with.”
Ann Marie met Ryan Mahar, a native of Fair Haven, Vermont, while studying Wildlife Biology and Nutritional Science at UVM. After graduating, they moved to Lake Placid, NY, and thought about heading further west in search of a place to live with professional jobs and beautiful landscape all year round. When a job offer from Rutland High School came along and Ryan landed a physical therapist position in Fair Haven, they realized that the Rutland Region had it all...