Susan Gerstner received her B.A. in History and completed her Elementary Education Licensure program at the University of Colorado at Boulder. She spent the last four years working in various districts around the Denver/Boulder area. In addition, she has spent the last 8 years of her life working with children and families. Prior to completing her undergraduate degree, she grew up in Hopkins and attended Alice Smith Elementary, North Junior High, and graduated form Hopkins High School. She has now joined the Hopkins Public Schools team and is working as a second grade teacher at Glen Lake Elementary.