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!
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Image of women with welcome message "Michele Baker  has worked as a substitute in Linden for the past six years and she loves the staff & students. She has two sons named Corey and Blake.  She also has two dogs named Ares & Roman. She enjoys being outdoors, reading and painting. After spending time volunteering in the school, then becoming a substitute, she decided to  become a full time teacher."
Image of women named Alisha Mitchell with black and red background and message saying welcome Ms. Mitchel. Alisha Mitchell loves camping with her family.  She has two girls that attend Linden Community Schools.  They love hiking, being outdoors and spending time with their dog Lulu.  She said she loves watching children become their own indiviudals and watching a child learn unfamiliar things is rewarding.  She loves Linden and her fiance' grew up here, and she likes the small/close community.
women with floral shirt with black and red background and wording "Gwen Fannon has an  Associates in Early Childhood Development.  She is married to her best friend Rich.  She has three children ranging in age from 13-27.  She loves working with young children and their familes.  She believes learning is fun & exciting, and being a part of the children's first adventure in education is so special.  Gwen loves to travel up north, spend time on their boat, shopping for vintage teasures, gardening , spending time with her family & friends and her mini Schnauzer named Pearl.  We asked, "Why have you chosen Linden?"  Her response, "I have chosen Linden because of the wonderful reputation of the early childhood program."
Image of new female teacher at Linden Middle School with text stating Rachel Ockerman is a Linden alumna and looks forward to being a teacher at Linden Schools
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