Mrs. DeStasi is very excited to be joining the Travis Heights Elementary Family this year. Mrs. DeStasi began teaching in 2006.She loves reading, movies, traveling and spending time with her husband, 10 year-old son, 8 year-old daughter, Bullmastiff puppy, and two cats. She was born in Wisconsin, grew up in Massachusetts, and moved to Austin four years ago. She has traveled to nearly every state on the East side of the United States, Canada, Mexico and England. Mrs. DeStasi believes in student driven learning, and she is excited about guiding her students on a valuable and rewarding third grade journey.