Thessa Ferrer was born in the Philippines. The second youngest of 5 siblings, she was an avid reader, spending time in the school library after classes. Thessa started her career as an intern library assistant straight out of college at the University of Batangas, Philippines – her alma mater.
Shortly after that, she was hired as a full time school librarian at St. Mary’s Academy in Manila, Philippines. It was during her time at St. Mary’s, she started longing to work outside of the Philippines. Visiting a job fair, an opportunity arose when she was offered to work at the New Filipino Private School in the U. A. E.
Thessa joined SISD believing she will have the opportunity to share with others her passion for literature and to learn from those around her