Mary Ellen Andersen joined the Victory staff in September 2012. Mary Ellen grew up in Dalton, Georgia and attended the University of Georgia; her degree is in Art Education. She is a talented artist, and paints a portrait of every Victory student, creating a collage that is showcased at the new Victory Campus.
Starting in Septeber 2017, Mary Ellen will act as Victory’s first-ever full-time Art Specialist. She approaches art as both process and product, and nurtures a love for creating in all Victory students--no matter their indivdiual skill levels.
Mary Ellen enjoys painting, reading, listening to music, and eating at new restaurants. She loves building relationships with the kids at Victory and showing them that they are all artists.