Mrs. Gleason has been teaching since 2005 in a variety of grades. In 2002 she completed her B.S. in Foundations of Elementary Education through the University of Minnesota, and her Masters of Education shortly there after.
Prior to working with Hopkins Public Schools, Emily graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire with a major in Biology. Emily has worked with school groups at nature centers, after-school programs, and preschools in the Twin Cities area.
Robyn Hartley began her teaching career at Gatewood Elementary School in 1999 as a Learning Resource Teacher in first grade. She taught there for a few years before staying home to be with her children.
Michelle has been with Hopkins Public Schools since 1999. She has taught kindergarten, first, and second grade in the district. Currently she is teaching gifted and talented for students in kindergarten through third grade.
Andy has taught all ages of band students in both rural and metropolitan Minnesota. He has been teaching in Hopkins Public Schools since 2015 and currently teaches 5th and 6th grade band at Meadowbrook Elementary school.
Mollie Kanter has been teaching in Hopkins Public Schools since 2016. Prior to coming to Hopkins, she taught kindergarten and first grade in Chicago for five years and first grade in New Orleans for one year.
Tim Kennedy has been with Hopkins Public Schools since 1998. Tim earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Minnesota, and his Master of Arts in Teaching degree at the University of St. Thomas. He completed the School Library and Information Studies program at Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Kim Mach has been teaching in Hopkins since 1991. Kim attended the University of Minnesota for her BA in Elementary Education. She also has a Masters in Educational Technology from the University of Missouri-Columbia.