Larana Wingate » Biography


Academic Credentials:

Bachelors of Arts in Elementary  Education with Minor in Criminal Justice, University of Central Florida.

Deans List 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014.

Certifications: K-6 Elementary Education

Endorsements: Reading, ESOL

Career Highlights:

After holding several local and state leadership positions, Larana graduated with honors from Bell High School. She attended the University of Central Florida to pursue a degree in Education.  While attending UCF, she taught Art, Language and Education classes to senior citizens throughout Central Florida.


Larana has always wanted to teach, and is very passionate about education and academic values.  In addition to volunteering, some of her hobbies include traveling, reading, painting, and most importantly spending time with her family.

As an educator, she believes that it is her responsibility to reach all students, instill in them the mindset that everyone has the potential to do well and succeed and provide them with the skills and motivation to reach their goals. Learning is a lifelong process.