Mrs. Bothwell began working at LPA as an instructor in 2010. In 2011 she became a first-grade teacher, and in 2015 she was promoted to Assistant Director of Academics. She has a Masters Degree in Education with an emphasis in special education. She has earned her level one Wilson Dyslexia Practitioner certificate and is in the process of earning her level two certificate. She enjoys working with students, teachers, and instructors to create an environment that allows all students to be challenged, successful, and confident.