Meirelys Ruiz joined Brilla Veritas as a founding Kindergarten teacher in 2017. Her earlier years were spent teaching in her native Dominican Republic and high performing charter schools in East Harlem and the Bronx. Mrs. Ruiz holds a BA in Early Childhood Education and a MS in School Leadership. She has been in education for over twenty six years and has a deep commitment to the students and families in the community in which she serves. Mrs. Ruiz loves spending quality time with her husband and daughters.
“Promise me you’ll always remember: You’re braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think”