Ms. McMann graduated from Colorado State University with a BS in Fashion Design. She received her teaching license through Western State College and her Career and Technical Education credentialing through Colorado State University. Her ongoing education includes computer design, education, sewing, business, and ESL through- the University of Colorado, Colorado State University, Colorado School of Mines, and Emily Griffith Technical College. Early in her career, she worked as an assistant designer for two designers in Aspen before moving back to Denver. She managed a large fabric store and later a bridal alterations shop for eleven years before starting her own design business. She taught adult education at Emily Griffith Technical College for thirteen years before coming to CEC. In her spare time, she enjoys road biking, horseback riding, walking with her dog, gardening, reading, home remodeling, and quilting, and textile design.