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Ms. Viola Nickson-Bastian

About: I currently support our Washington GT community substituting and mentoring our future Destiny Builders. I have worked with children for over 30 years. I spent my first two years in college studying Early Childhood Education. After raising my family, I returned to school and attained an Associates Degree in Human Services Technology. Along with working with children in the school setting, I have coached Travel and Parks and Recreation Basketball for 15 years.

Alumni: Solano Community College and Wake Technical Community College

Favorite Quote: If I leave one of them behind...I'm leaving myself. -Viola

Favorite Children's Book: There Was an Old Lady

Gifts & Talents: Coaching, Skating, and understanding children