Assistant Teacher, Preschool. Has been with KAL since October of ’07. She is originally from Jackson, Michigan and received her BA from Michigan State. She has 4 children ranging from 9 to 23 years, and has been married since 1987. When asked why she works with children, she says, “since I am a hands-on mother to my own children, I approach nurturing and teaching my students the same way. To me, children are magical creatures who deserve the best education possible.”