Mrs. McCloskey graduated from Juniata College in 2008 with degrees in Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, and teaching English as a Second Language. In 2016, she completed a degree in Special Education from Slippery Rock University. Mrs. McCloskey initially began working at The Learning Express in 2010 as a Long-Term Substitute Teacher. She continued working at the program as an Itinerant Preschool Specialist and a Classroom Teacher until 2014. She returned to the program in 2016 as a full-time teacher. In 2020, she became the full-time Evaluator at the AASD Learning Express. .