Faculty Follies Information
Image of woman in grey sweater with text Welcome Karen Flannery Food Service Linden Middle SchoolKaren Flannery has a son and daughter and each of them has a son who attends Linden Community Schools and participate in sports. The youngest attends Hyatt Elementary School, which happens to be the school she graduated from! She chose to work in Linden because of the nostalgia... it is where she attended, her children, and now her grandchildren.
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Image of woman in yellow shirt with text "We are pleased to introduce the newest member of our team... Scarlett Oden Central Elementary Administrative Assistant Scarlett Oden has chosen Linden in her words, "I decided to work in a school because Linden has an excellent reputation for it's administrators, staff, teachers and students. I wanted to be part of a great team." She is a mom of five awesome kids and is married to a USMC veteran. She moved to MI four years ago from sunny California. She loves being outside in the summer and exploring the beauty of Michigan.
Image of man in white shirt with text Andrew Horning Linden High School Building Substitute Teacher Andrew Horning earned a bachelor's degree from CMU and a master's degree from Marygrove. He retired from LakeVille Community Schools in 2021. He said, "After being out of the school environment for more than a year, I realized I missed the interactions with students." He also enjoys golfing and traveling. Welcome to the team!
LCS welcomes Alexandria Osinga Cook Hyatt Elementary Alexandria Osinga has children who attend Linden Community Schools and is looking forward to working in the district so she can be close to them while they are in school. She enjoys spending time with her family and her pets. She has two cats named Oliver & Taz and a dog named Jolene. Welcome Alexandria!
image of women in blue shirt with text Teri Alexander Accounts Payable Specialist Administration Office  Teri Alexander lives in the area and loves the community. She is married with four children. She enjoys spending time outside in the sun, traveling and making new memories with her family. She chose to work at LCS because of the flexibility of having a similar schedule as her kids. She also loves the school setting and community Linden has.
Welcome Gina Wright to LHS - picture of woman with long hair and text that says Gina Wifht is married with two amazing children and a dog named Koda.  Her daughter is a Linden Eagle and her son is a Fenton Tiger.
Image of women in grey shirt with text We are pleased to introduce the newest member of our team...Jenifer Szcodronski Hyatt Elementary Recess AideJenifer Szcodronski loves spending time with her family. She is married and has a daughter in kindergarten at Hyatt Elementary. Her family has a history of working for schools - her mom 26 years and her aunt spent 36 years in our district. She loves the Linden community because there is always something to do and everyone is friendly. We asked why she wants to work in a school district, she said, "I love being around kids... it brings me joy!"
Image of woman in glasses with text "We are please to introduce the newest member of our team...Rebecca jeffers Central Elementary Recess Aide
Image of woman with glasses and grey shirt with text, "Erica Nichols Linden Elementary Recess Aide"
image of eagle with text october 21 no school for students professional development day for staff
image of women with text welcome shanon white to hyatt elementary recess aide
Image of women with text We are please d to introduce the newest member of our team...sharon vandeveer linden high school food service
No Classes for Students Friday, September 23, 2022
image of woman with long hair text welcome Michelle Horning to Linden High School
Welcome Vanessa Cranston - image of women in black shirt with text  Vanessa Cranston chose Linden because of the small community and is excited to create lasting memories with her students, co-workers and the community. She is married to her husband Steven and has two girls, Brooklyn and Madilyn. She loves to travel, cook and spend time with her family at Higgins Lake and Port Austin. This is her 11th year of teaching.
Image of women with text Rebecca DeKraker graduated from GVSU and holds a MA in special education and a BA in psychology & special education. Her and her husband moved to the area 12 years ago to raise their three children. She enjoys spending time with her family playing games and attending the kid's activities. She is excited to be part of the team!