Kara Mahan

Owner, Director

Kara began working with children in a before care, after care, and summer camp program in 2002 while beginning her studies at Regis University. After completing her undergraduate work in elementary education and receiving her Colorado State Teaching License (K-6), she began her journey in Montessori working as a teaching assistant. Over the next two years, Kara studied Montessori through the Montessori Center International's Denver location. Upon completion of her primary accreditation, she accepted a lead teaching position and began studying at the infant and toddler level through Montessori Casa International. Kara currently is the owner and director at 'Ohana Montessori and completed her Masters Degree in Montessori education. She is currently working on an Instructor Certification through the American Montessori Society. In her spare time, she enjoys going on little adventures with her family, hula dancing, and traveling.

Mahan, K.A. (2018). Harvest. Frederick, CO: Ohana Montessori.