Mrs. Beda Barnes is a mathematics teacher here at IHA. Mrs. Barnes received a B.A. degree in mathematics, with a minor in art, from Dominican University of California, and completed the teacher certification program at Loyola Marymount University.
Mrs. Barnes was born and raised in Korea and taught at Seoul Foreign School for 10 years and at Seoul International School for 13 years before coming to IHA. She said her favorite parts of IHA are the "well mannered and cheerful students, the dedicated and supportive faculty and staff, and the clean hallways." Mrs. Barnes is married and has two sons, a daughter, and one granddaughter. Her hobbies include gardening, painting, and golfing.