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New Teachers & Administrators

Mike Marsden

What degree did you receive and from what college?

BS in Science from State University of New York and MA on Educational Leadership from Drake University.

Where did you previously teach?

Taught in New York, Physical Education in South Carolina and Iowa. Mike was Assistant Principal in Keokuk and promoted to Head Principal in Keokuk as well as Torrence Pre-K.

Position entering with WCSD: Stewart Principal

Sarah Shimon

What degree did you receive and from what college?

Elementary Education at Buena Vista University.

Where did you previously teach, as well as student teaching?

Taught 1th grade and 5th grade at WCSD.

Position entering with WCSD: 4th Grade.

Kirk Kronaizl

What degree did you receive and from what college?

BA in Physical Education and Minor in Math from Univ of SD.

Where did you previously teach, as well as student teaching?

Taught Geometry, Algebra and Business Math at Gehlen Catholic in LeMars, Iowa and Bishop Heelan in Sioux City Iowa.

Position entering with WCSD: HS Math and 9th Baseball, 7th Basketball Coach.

Morgan Barnard

What degree did you receive and from what college?

BA in English Literature from Cornell College.

Where did you previously teach, as well as student teaching?

Student taught in Iowa City and taught 8-12 grade English at Pekin.

Position entering with WCSD: HS English.

Andrew Carbajal

What degree did you receive and from what college?

BA from Ashford University in Secondary Education/Science/Coaching. Special Education Strategist from Morningside University and MA in Athletic Administration and Coaching from Western Kentucky University.

Where did you previously teach, as well as student teaching?

Student taught at North Scott Middle School and Clinton HS. Taught At-Risk/Tier 3 SPED, Tier 3 Autism classes, HS Science and SPED at Clinton HS and Camanche HS.

Position entering with WCSD: MS Special Ed BD.

Lydia Davis

What degree did you receive and from what college?

Indiana Wesleyan University and BS in Biology and Animal Science, MA in Secondary Science from ISU.

Where did you previously teach, as well as student teaching?

Student taught at Eagle Grove HS and HS Science and Tennis Coach at Hampton Iowa.

Position entering with WCSD: HS Science and Asst VB Coach.

Clay Eaton

What degree did you receive and from what college?

Exercise Science and K-12 Physical Education from Central College.

Where did you previously teach, as well as student teaching?

Taught Elementary Physical Education in Fountain Colorado, Sigourney and Highland and Asst Wrestling Coach.

Position entering with WCSD: Phys Ed at Stewart.

Meaghan Cahill

What degree did you receive and from what college?

BA in Education form University of North Florida.

Where did you previously teach, as well as student teaching?

Taught 4th Grade ELA at San Jose Elementary in Jacksonville, FL.

Position entering with WCSD: 4th Grade.

Rachel Petersen

What degree did you receive and from what college?

BA in Elementary Education from Western Governors with a Strat II endorsement from Northwestern.

Where did you previously teach, as well as student teaching?

Student Teaching in Washington.

Position entering with WCSD: Stewart Special Ed Strat II.

William Watson

What degree did you receive and from what college?

Bachelors of Music, Music Education from the University of Tennessee.

Where did you previously teach, as well as student teaching?

Student taught in Tennessee and taught Music, Advance Choir and Instrumental Music in Hayti Missouri and at Dyer County in Dyersburg/Newbern Tennessee. Dave has worked as a paraeducator in Washington for 8 years.

Position entering with WCSD: K-2 Music.

Tasha Stacy

What degree did you receive and from what college?

BA in Elementary Education with reading and SPED endorsements at William Penn University.

Where did you previously teach, as well as student teaching?

Substitute taught as Fairfield, Pekin and Washington and student taught in Washington.

Position entering with WCSD: MS Special Ed Strat II.

Katie Ensminger

What degree did you receive and from what college?

Elementary Education with emphasis in Special Education from the University of Northern Iowa.

Where did you previously teach, as well as student teaching?

Will student teach at Winfield and Washington School District.

Position entering with WCSD: MS Special Ed Strat I.

Colin Mulford

What degree did you receive and from what college?

BA in Business from the University of Northern Iowa.

Where did you previously teach, as well as student teaching?

Taught at MS in Waterloo, Cedar Fall HS and Dike-New Hartford HS.

Position entering with WCSD: HS Business and basketball Coach.

Elizabeth Hammel

What degree did you receive and from what college?

BS in Science education with a concentration in secondary English at Texas Tech.

Where did you previously teach, as well as student teaching?

Co-taught ELA and Reading for MS and HS students at Lubbock, Texas.

Position entering with WCSD: HS ELA