The Study shack is owned and operated by Janie Teller, M.Ed., who holds three teaching credentials from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
- Multiple subject teaching Credential
- Single Subject teaching Credential (social science)
- Credential in Special Education (Severely Handicapped children)
Janie has a 25-year background in regular and special education. She has taught at the elementary and secondary levels in both public and private schools. She has served as a learning specialist, working with adolescents challenged by learning and/or emotional issues. She has also worked as a Studio Teacher backstage on movie, television and Broadway sets.