Education is an encore career for Ms. Madden who previously worked for 20+ years in the advertising field as a writer. She is a recent graduate of the distinguished Master Of Urban Secondary Teaching (MUST) Residency Program at Cleveland State University where she did her student teaching at Facing History New Tech, a Cleveland Metropolitan School District (CMSD) high school. Ms. Madden is committed to working with students in the Cleveland area and joined Open Doors Academy in October, 2018. She is thrilled to be part of their mission to Protect, Inspire, Nurture, and Challenge adolescents to reach their full potential. In her spare time she likes to read, write, and hang out with her dog, Hubert and cat, Hetty.