Kevin attended high school in Melrose, Minnesota, and is a 1989 graduate of Bemidji State University. After graduation he spent a year in Albert Lea, Minnesota, teaching 5th grade. Since the 1990 school year he has been a 6th grade teacher for the Hopkins School District.
Lisa Becker has been working in the Hopkins Public Schools since 1992. She earned her Master's degree in Gifted Education from the University of St. Thomas and her Elementary Education degree from Augsburg College.
Lynn Erstad has been teaching kindergarten in the Hopkins Public Schools since 2006. She received her B.S. in Elementary Education with an Early Childhood Minor from MN State University in Mankato and her Masters in Education from the College of St. Scholastica.
Beth Greeninger started working in the Hopkins Public Schools in 2014, teaching math and reading intervention support at Tanglen Elementary School. After earning a BA degree in Journalism and Communications, she worked in the incentive marketing industry for over 15 years.
Jill Heath has been teaching 1st grade at Tanglen Elementary since 1991. She received her Bachelor's Degree from Gustavus Adolphus and then later received a Master's Degree in Education from Mankato State University.
Kimberly Husfeldt has been working in the Hopkins Public Schools since 2001. She originally started her career at Hopkins West Junior High as a special education case manager and work experience teacher.