- M.A., Teaching, City University, 2003
- B.A., Sociology/Psychology, Western Washington University, 2001
Teah was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest (PNW). She earned her teaching certificate and masters degree from City University and began working in Adult Basic Education. Her latest position, before coming to Pacific Lutheran University, was Full Professor at Pierce College teaching and coordinating the Adult High School program for the last 12 years. When not supporting educators, Teah enjoys spending time with her family and beautiful weather of the PNW.