Mrs. Brookner began her teaching career in 1997 in Minneapolis and then taught 5th grade in the Eden Prairie Schools for several years. She has also taught reading for the St. Louis Park Schools. In 2001 she added a K-12 Reading License from the University of Minnesota. She is married to Paul and has two boys. In her free time she enjoys traveling, gardening and relaxing with her family.
Mrs. Brookner earned her B.A. English at the University of St. Thomas; her K-6 License at Augsburg; and her K-12 Reading License at the University of Minnesota