Mrs. Jennifer Bergsma

Education Background

  • Bachelor of Arts- K-12 Art Edcuation- Calvin College
  • High School Graduate of Grand Haven High School
  • Elementary & Middle School- various Lutheran Schools

Teaching Experience

  • 20 years- Byron Center Christian School- 1st – 8th Grade Art
  • 20 years- Dutton Christian School- Kindergarten – 8th Grade Art
  • 4 years- Forest Hills Schools Child Care Program Director – Kindergarten – Fifth Grade
  • 3 years- Forest Hills Schools Child Care Program Aide
  • 2 years- Forest Hills Community Education Summer Art Classes- Kindergarten – Fifth Grade
  • 2 years- Lowell Community Education Summer Art Classes – Kindergarten – Fifth Grade
  • 1 year- Camp Geneva Art Counselor

Personal Life

  • wife to Matt Bergsma
  • mother to Hannah and Caitlin
  • church member of Brookside CRC
  • member of the MAEA (Michigan Art Education Association)

Fun Fact

I never went to the same school for more than three years, until I went to college. My family moved every few years for various reasons. I lived in Michigan, Wisconsin, Illionois, Alabama, and Nebraska.