Ariane Tuomy

Literacy TOSA

Born and raised in France, Ms. Richard (pronounced REE-SHAR) moved the the United States after high-school. She went on to earn a Bachelor's degree in Sociology from the University of California, Berkeley in 2002.

Ms. Richard comes to teaching after a successful career in the legal field, where she worked in Securities Litigation. She has taught World History, Contemporary World History, US Government and AP Psychology. She also teaches Focus on Success, an AVID support program focused on promoting self-advocacy and study skills.

Her first passion is teaching, which takes up most of her time. When she is not at school or grading papers, Ms. Richard likes to spend time hiking with her dog and managing Dominant Dogs Rescue, a non-profit organization.