Ms. Stroud was born in Bogota, Colombia and math has always been her
favorite subject. Ms. Stroud attended National Pedagogic University of Colombia
where she graduated with a Master of Science Degree in Math Education. Ms.
Stroud later attended Libre University of Brussels in Belgium where she
graduated with another Masters of Science Degree in Computer Science (Applied
She has been a math teacher since 1984 and has worked with students
from 4th through 12th grade as well as university students. Ms. Stroud was the
head of the math department for the National Pedagogic Institute for 10 years.
She came to the United States in 2005 and started teaching for HISD at Jane
Long Middle School and transferred to Burbank Middle School in 2006.