Ms. Cary Riker teaches 11th grade English and the Public Speaking elective. She has a passion for literature and the craft of writing and strives to instill that same passion in her students. A competitive equestrian, she trains horses and gives horseback riding lessons to children and adults. Cary attended Johns Hopkins University, but left to pursue her interest in photography and film, receiving a BA in Film and Video Production at Brooks Institute of Photography. She also has a BS in Arts and Letters from Portland State University and a Master’s of Teaching Secondary Language Arts from Lewis and Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling.