Lia originally hails from the beautiful country of Argentina, where she learned to appreciate nature and care for the environment from a young age. She studied Fine Arts, Political Science, and Early Childhood Education. She also raised three wonderful children of her own during this time who now help her at Little Tree Huggers Preschool in their own capacity.
With a combined 30 + years in fine arts and early childhood education, Lia has settled in Leesburg, Virginia where she founded and directs Little Tree Huggers Preschool, together with her husband, they have made the care of our planet their lifetime priority. Lia believes in making a change for the health of our planet, living in harmony with nature and teaching future generations to connect with our environment.