Mrs. Cardenas started at St. Matthew’s in 2002. Prior to coming to St. Matthew’s, Mrs. Cardenas worked at other independent schools in the Los Angeles area. She earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English and California Teaching Credential from University of California, Los Angeles. She also holds a Master of Arts in Library and Information Technology. Mrs. Cardenas strives to instill a love of reading in each St. Matthew’s student. In addition to managing the library, Mrs. Cardenas also teaches Information Literacy to students in Grades K-6.