Elizabeth Paramski


Paraprofessional, Middle School

Elizabeth joined Namaste Charter School this year as a Paraprofessional. Prior to working at Namaste Charter School, Elizabeth worked as a Purchasing Manager for a distribution company. In addition, Elizabeth has 10+ years of experience in Marketing and Operations management. Elizabeth earned her Bachelor’s degree in Finance from Florida State University. Elizabeth is passionate about working with children and feels that it is a privilege to be able to do so. In her spare time, both she and her husband volunteer at various children programs throughout the Chicagoland area.

What is your favorite place in the world and why?

Margarita Island, Venezuela. It is breathtaking!

What has been your greatest adventure?

Moving to Chicago by myself, without knowing a single person.

What are you passionate about?

My faith.

Who was your favorite teacher and why?

Ms. Nancy Steele, my fourth grade teacher. She went above and beyond in making sure that my learning stayed consistent with the rest of her class, despite the fact that I spoke very little English.

My favorite thing about working at Namaste Charter School is...

The kids I get to work with.