Mara Lansdown, math teacher at Arroyo Seco Museum Science Magnet School in Highland Park, will be honored on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at the Chi State Area IX Spring Festival at the Knollwood Country Club in Granada Hills.
Lansdown was selected as the “Outstanding Member” of Gamma Lambda, a local chapter of The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, an association of women educators.
Lansdown has been an active member of Gamma Lambda, serving as the recording secretary for four years, and is the liaison between the chapter and the Pasadena Ronald McDonald House. She is a 20 year LAUSD employee who has taught all grade levels from kindergarten through eighth grade.
Lansdown, mother of five daughters and a new grandmother of two, resides with her husband in Pasadena.