Years at OCCS: 25
Education Background: BA Calvin College Early Childhood Endorsement Northwestern College
Professional Experience: I taught a 5th/6th split class in Hospers Christian School , 4th or 5th grades in Rock Valley Christian School, and 4th or 1st grades at Orange City Christian School. This year I begin my 11th year as a preschool teacher at Covenant Kids Preschool.
Family: I am married to Ed Starkenburg, who is an education professor at Dordt College.
Faith Statement: As God's redeemed child it is my desire to live a life of gratitude to Him for the grace He has shown me. In gratitude I will share my love for God and others by helping my preschoolers learn more about God, His world, and their place in His world.