Maria Powell


Maria Powell has taught at Gunn since 2006. Prior to that she taught biology and earth science for two years in Los BaƱos, California. She has a B.S. in Biology with a concentration in Genetics and a minor in Chemistry. Mrs. Powell earned her teaching credential from CSU Stanislaus in 2005 and National Board Certification in 2010. Here at Gunn, she has taught environmental science, chemistry 1, biology 1, and biology 1AC. She and her husband have three children. Their oldest son is a 2008 graduate of Palo Alto High School and their two daughters graduated from Gunn in 2010 and 2011. Maria Powell teaches Biology 1AC and Chemistry 1.