Janet became a teacher because she loves working with kids and believes passionately in the value of having an education. Janet believes that knowledge is a fabulous present of freedom to choose, opportunities to experience, and something you can never lose or have taken away from you.
Janet went to college at Western Illinois University in Macomb, IL, and earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology. She also attended Northern Illinois University in Dekalb, IL, and earned a Master's degree in childhood behavior disorders. In addition to these degrees, Janet also attended the University of Phoenix, Colorado to become an education administrator.
Janet has been at Morgridge Academy since 2008. She currently serves as our 6th/7th grade teacher.
Hometown: Galesburg, Illinois
Favorite Children's Book: Nancy Drew series
Hobbies: Reading, gardening, camping, and cooking