- 1978 Graduated from Dordt College with a K-12 Physical Education Degree.
- 1984 Graduated from Western Michigan University with a Masters in Physical Education
- 11 years at Kalamazoo Christian High School
- Been teaching at Dutton Christian, grades Early 5’s – 2nd grade since 1998
I am married to Dave Struyk who is the pastor at Community CRC. We have been married since 1990, and live in Cutlerville. We have two adult children.
An example of how I integrate faith in my classroom
My deep hope is that as my students learn fitness and skills, they also learn to love God and respect, accept and encourage each other. When they play, be like Jesus.
I play piano and lead a praise team at my church.