Ms. Malave was born and raised in the Bronx and her family originates from Ecuador, the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico. She joined the Sacred Heart of Jesus School community in 2014. Ms. Malave is currently pursuing her Bachelors degree of Arts in Early Childhood Education at Lehman College. Her goal as an educator is to learn more about effective models of differentiated instruction, especially in the early childhood classroom setting. Long term, Ms. Malave would love the opportunity to serve in Ecuador as an educator to children with limited access to education.