Inspired to study the relationship between reason and faith, Mrs. Pries majored in philosophy and theology at Benedictine College in Atchison, KS. Seeking truth, choosing goodness, and learning to love beauty in the world have been the catalysts for all her post-college endeavors. Mrs. Pries recently graduated with her Master’s Degree in Theology from the Augustine Institute. She is delighted to be working the field of grammar school education which enables her to assist with one of her true loves: the formation of young people into virtuous, joyful humans who will bring an abundance of life and truth to our beloved country. Mrs. Pries has been married for 10 years and has one son. In her free time, she can be found reading, baking, meeting friends for coffee, and having many adventures with her wonderful family.