Brooklyn Park People

Jackie Anderson

PLS 2 Teacher

My name is Jackie Anderson and I am excited to join the Spero team this year teaching P...

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Becca Berg

ASR 2 Teacher

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Jessica Billings

2nd Grade Teacher

Virginia Bonin

Assistant Teacher

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Jess Bowman

PLS 1 Teacher

Lara Cappelen

Academic Coordinator

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Abie Carrick

ASR K Teacher

Hi everyone, my name is Abie Carrick and I am the ASR K teacher this year. I started at...

Cassidy Clements

Achieve Program Support Specialist

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Anna Cook

3rd Grade Teacher

  Hello! My name is Anna Cook and I joined Spero Academy in 2022 as the Grade L...

Christopher Donofrio

Operations Manager

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Jackie Donofrio

Kindergarten Teacher

I am new to Spero Academy this August.  I have been in education for twenty years ...

Tamesha Gardner


Madeline Giesar

Admin Assistant

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Megan Haack

ASR 1 Teacher

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Christina Ihnen

PLS K Teacher

Martha Momanyi

Health Service Assistant - Brooklyn Park

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Julie Osmonson

Music Therapist

  I am a board-certified music therapist, coming to Spero Academy in 2022. My p...

Joslyn Prather

3rd Grade Teacher

Hello, I started as Spero in October of 2022 as a paraprofessional. I graduated from Sa...

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Kat Rick, M.S., CCC-SLP

Speech/Language Therapist

  Hi, my name is Kat Rick. I am a licensed Speech-Language Pathologist and am c...

Tina Robinson

Occupational Therapist

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Amy Samuels

ASR 3/4 Teacher

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Casie Snyder

ASR 3 Teacher

Hello! I started teaching third grade ASR and PLS at Spero in 2022, and worked previous...

Katie Sondrol

PLS K Teacher

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Briony Sorum

4th Grade Teacher

My name is Briony Sorum. I have been teaching special education since 2000. I live in S...

Barbara St. Hilaire

PLS 1 Teacher

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Rosalyn Strand

GL1 Teacher

Hello, Spero Stars! Welcome to 1st Grade! I am your grade level teacher, Ms. Strand. I...