Isabel Valentini is originally from sunny California but has called Virginia Beach home for over 25 years. She is a product of Catholic Education, having attended Catholic schools (plaid skirts and knee high socks) through her sophomore year in high school. Mrs. Valentini graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education (PK-8th) from Virginia Wesleyan College. She has always worked in Early Childhood. She was the director of a preschool before joining the Star of the Sea family in 2000. She and her husband Giorgio have a son, Michael, who attended Star of the Sea from PK4 through 8th grade. He recently graduated from Shenandoah University. Although Mrs. Valentini enjoys some outdoor activities her favorite thing to do is curling up with a good book!