Mrs. Beirne-Getz started her career with Towanda Area School District in 1996 after a number of years in social work and early childhood education. She earned her BS in Education with Elmira College, her M. Ed. degree with Mansfield University, and her Principal Certification from Wilkes University. Over the years Mrs. Beirne-Getz held a number of teaching positions from Kindergarten to 8th grade with certifications in reading, early childhood education, elementary education, and school leadership. She is a graduate of Towanda Area School District and continues to live within the district.