Ruchira was born and raised in Sri Lanka and has a passion for Rugby, captaining at the college level while representing a State Rugby Club in Sri Lanka. More recently, Mr. Fernando found a love for teaching the Montessori Method. He comes to Creo School with 10 years of experience. Holding an AMI Primary Diploma, he has taught 3+ years at the primary level before becoming an Elementary Lead Guide for the Coyote Classroom.  Ruchira also holds an Arts Degree from the U.S. and a Communication Degree from Australia. When time permits, he enjoys mountain biking, camping and exploring Arizona.

The things he sees are not just remembered; they form a part of his soul.
— Dr. Maria Montessori