Maria Rubalcaba


Photo by Toe Win

Ms. Maria Rubalcaba, who also goes by Ms. R, is one of two speech-language pathologists at Mark Keppel. Outside of school she works as a speech pathologist for the Learning Independence for Transition program.

“The staff and students’ energy feels electric, all positive vibes.” ”

— Maria Rubalcaba

She worked at an elementary school prior to starting at Mark Keppel. Rubalcaba worked as a speech pathologist for 21 years. In her free time, she likes to go to theater plays, concerts at the Disney concert hall, cooking, exercising and hiking.