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Faculty & Staff

Faculty & Staff

Meet the amazing men and women who are passionate about teaching and Christian education. They have a true heart for educating, mentoring, influencing and nurturing students¬†every day. They truly care about their student’s success and strive daily to grow them academically, socially, emotionally and ultimately in faith.


Rosalee Allard

Miss Rosalee Allard

Band Instructor

rosaleeallard@newlifeacademy.org

Laura Allen

Ms Laura Allen

Middle School Social Studies

lauraallen@newlifeacademy.org

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Ms Carly Allen

English

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Atkinson

Mr Robert Lynn Atkinson

Middle and High School Principal

lynnatkinson@newlifeacademy.org

Bach

Mrs Janette Bach

Drama Director

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Marquette Bateman-Ek

Mrs Marquette Bateman-Ek

Art Instructor

marquettebateman-ek@newlifeacademy.org

Bouliion

Mrs Stacey Bouillon

Preschool & Pre-K Teacher

staceybouillon@newlifeacademy.org

Bravo

Mrs Pamela Bravo

3rd Grade Teacher

pamelabravo@newlifeacademy.org

Breiholz

Mrs Sheryl Breiholz

Assistant to Head of School/Development Assistant

sherylbreiholz@newlifeacademy.org

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Mrs Elizabeth Brennan RN, PHN,

School Nurse

nurse@newlifeacademy.org

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Mrs Lisa Brim

PreK Teachers Aide

lisabrim@newlifeacademy.org

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Joy Burgoyne

Little Learners Teacher

joyburgoyne@newlifeacademy.org

Butler

Dr Craig Butler

HS Chemistry & Physics

craigbutler@newlifeacademy.org

Case

Miss Nicole Case

HS English & Spanish

nicolecase@newlifeacademy.org

Clausen

Mrs Amy Clausen

Director of Marketing and Enrollment

amyclausen@newlifeacademy.org

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Mrs Chelsea Clyne

Development Coordinator

chelseaclyne@newlifeacademy.org

DeBoer

Mrs Christine DeBoer

Early Education Director

christinedeboer@newlifeacademy.org

DeBoer

Mr Mike DeBoer

HS Math

mikedeboer@newlifeacademy.org

Deery

Mrs Colleen Deery

Pre-K Teacher

colleendeery@newlifeacademy.org

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Mrs Wendy Dodds

Family and Guest Relations

wendydodds@newlifeacademy.org

Doherty

Mrs Monica Doherty

Kindergarten Teacher

monicadoherty@newlifeacademy.org

Erickson

Mrs Louise Erickson

1st Grade Teacher

louiseerickson@newlifeacademy.org

Flavin

Mr Patrick Flavin

HS Bible

patrickflavin@newlifeacademy.org

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Mrs Melissa Forbes

Assistant to Early Education Director

melissaforbes@newlifeacademy.org

Ellie Frederickson

Mrs Ellie Fredrickson

Yearbook & Publications

EllieFredrickson@newlifeacademy.org

Jennifer George

Mrs Jennifer George

Middle School Math Teacher

jennifergeorge@newlifeacademy.org

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Mrs Raquel Gibbs

Athletics Assistant & Transportation

raquelgibbs@newlifeacademy.org

Clark Gilbert

Mr Clark Gilbert

Head of School

clarkgilbert@newlifeacademy.org

Ingrid Grahek

Mrs Ingrid Grahek

Kindergarten Aide

ingridgrahek@newlifeacademy.org

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Mrs Kristen Gray

Preschool Teacher

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Michelle Groeneweg

Mrs Michelle Groeneweg

Pre-K Teacher

MichelleGroeneweg@newlifeacademy.org

Crystal Grohn

Mrs Krystal Grohn

PreK Teacher Aide

krsytalgrohn@newlifeacademy.org

Sarah Hanson

Mrs Sarah Hansen

6th Grade Teacher

sarahhansen@newlifeacademy.org

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Mr Orlando Haripal

Facilities

orlandoharipal@newlifeacademy.org

Haukedahl

Mrs Mindy Haukedahl

Director of Academic, College and Career Counseling

mindyhaukedahl@newlifeacademy.org

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Mrs Michelle Jacobson

Visual Communications Coordinator

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Mrs Pam Jones

Assistant to MS/HS Principal

pamjones@newlifeacademy.org

Melissa Kalinoff

Mrs Melissa Kalinoff

Registrar

melissakalinoff@newlifeacademy.org

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Ms Lexi Kastner

2nd Grade Teacher

alexiskastner@newlifeacademy.org

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Mrs Kerri Kent

Preschool Teacher

kerrikent@newlifeacademy.org

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Mr Kevin Kleiner

Athletic Director

kevinkleiner@newlifeacademy.org

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Mrs Sharon Kolb

Assistant to Elementary Principal

sharonkolb@newlifeacademy.org

Korteum

Mrs Gina Kortuem

High School English

ginakortuem@newlifeacademy.org

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Mrs Kayla Krizek

Early Ed Music

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Dawn Kroohn

Mrs Dawn Kroohn

3rd Grade Teacher

dawnkroohn@newlifeacademy.org

Kuphal

Mrs Amber Kuphal

Preschool Teacher

amberkuphal@newlifeacademy.org

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Mr Dan Kvitrud

PE Teacher

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Andrea Larson

Miss Andrea Larson

Pre-K Teacher

andrealarson@newlifeacademy.org

Heidi Louwsma

Miss Heidi Louwsma

High School Social Studies

heidilouwsma@newlifeacademy.org

Kathy Lutes

Mrs Kathy Lutes

Enrichment

kathylutes@newlifeacademy.org

Cindy Martinson

Mrs Cindy Martinson

Director of Music

cindymartinson@newlifeacademy.org

Meier

Mrs Carmen Meier

Enrollment Coordinator

carmenmeier@newlifeacademy.org

Brandon Mellett

Mr Brandon Mellett

High School Business Math, Economics & Technology

brandonmellett@newlifeacademy.org

Jeni Meyer

Mrs Jeni Meyer

High School Math

jenimeyer@newlifeacademy.org

Mike Moberg

Mr Mike Moberg

6th Grade Teacher

mikemoberg@newlifeacademy.org

Shay Motalebi

Mrs Shay Motalebi

STEAM Coordinator

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Mr Kirk Nelson

High School Science Teacher

kirknelson@newlifeacademy.org

Stephen Nelson

Mr Stephen Nelson

Middle School Science Teacher

stephennelson@newlifeacademy.org

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Mr Craig Nordgren

Director of Operations

craignordgren@newlifeacademy.org

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Ms Mindy Oakley

Spanish Teacher

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Melanie Oldenkamp

Mrs Melanie Oldenkamp

STEAM Teacher

melanieoldenkamp@newlifeacademy.org

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Mrs Sandy Olivarez

Accounts Payable

sandyolivarez@newlifeacademy.org

Lindsay Ostrom

Mrs Lindsay Ostrom

4th Grade Teacher

lindsayostrom@newlifeacademy.org

Dan Palkki

Mr Dan Palkki

5th Grade Teacher

danpalkki@newlifeacademy.org

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Ms Abby Palmquist

4th Grade Teacher

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Judd Pietsch

Mr Judd Pietsch

5th Grade Teacher

juddpietsch@newlifeacademy.org

Rebecca Ressie

Mrs Rebecca Ressie

Kindergarten Teacher

rebeccaressie@newlifeacademy.org

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Mrs Julie Rhoades

Business

julierhoades@newlifeacademy.org

Richter

Miss Joanna Richter

Elementary Principal

joannarichter@newlifeacademy.org

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Ms Courtney Roe

Middle School Math

courtneyroe@newlifeacademy.org

Rogers

Mrs Michelle Rogers

Director of Annual Giving

michellerogers@newlifeacademy.org

Robb Rupp

Mr Robb Rupp

Physical Education Teacher

robbrupp@newlifeacademy.org

Schmalz

Mr Craig Schmalz

Development Director

craigschmalz@newlifeacademy.org

Brian Schrader

Dr Brian Schrader

High School Bible

brianschrader@newlifeacademy.org

Carla Sheehan

Miss Carla Sheehan

2nd Grade Teacher

carlasheehan@newlifeacademy.org

Lawrence Simmons

Mr Lawrence Simmons

High School Bible Teacher

lawrencesimmons@newlifeacademy.org

Lydia Dodds

Mrs Lydia Stevenson

Intervention Specialist

lydiastevenson@newlifeacademy.org

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Ms Sarah Stinogel

Elementary Music

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Sylvia Stubbs

Mrs Sylvia Stubbs

High School Spanish Teacher

sylviastubbs@newlifeacademy.org

Dierdre Tschanz

Mrs Deirdre Tschanz

Middle School & High School Science

deirdretschanz@newlifeacademy.org

Rachel Van Wyk

Mrs Rachel Van Wyk

Preschool Teacher

RachelVanwyk@newlifeacademy.org

Nancy Washburn

Miss Nancy Washburn

1st Grade Teacher

nancywashburn@newlifeacademy.org

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Ms Linda Watkins

Director of Food Services

lindawatkins@newlifeacademy.org

Becky Welander

Mrs Becky Welander

Middle School Bible Teacher

beckywelander@newlifeacademy.org

Doug Westlund

Mr Doug Westlund

High School Social Studies Teacher

dougwestlund@newlifeacademy.org

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Ms Beth Wilson

EE/Lower School Art Teacher

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