Mailelei L. Pollington graduated from Northern Virginia Community College in 2020 with an associates degree in English to American Sign Language Interpretation. She has spent the last 3 years as a teacher's assistant in a Deaf/Hard of Hearing classroom working with children grades K-5. Mailelei has also spent the last 4 years learning Cued American English. She has been happily married for 17 years and has 3 amazing kids ages 20, 15, and 12. Mailelei enjoys puzzles, cross-stitch, reading and painting whenever she has any free time.