Mrs. Stevens was born in Houston but grew up in Arizona. She received her Bachelor’s in English from the University of Houston-Victoria. Prior to that, she spent two years in South Korea studying at the University of Maryland-Asia where she also taught conversational English. She is a proud member of Phi Kappa Phi. She has additional certification in Gifted and Talented education. She is the sponsor of Kempner's English Honor Society and CoSponsor of the Creative Writing Group. This will be her fifth year teaching at Kempner High School.