Staff Member: Laura VanderVeen
Laura is our Learning Support Teacher. She graduated from UW-Whitewater with a B.S. Degree in Early Childhood Education and Special Education. Laura has worked in area school districts as an Early Childhood Education Aide, Library Aide and Special Education Teacher. She has also worked as a Lead Teacher in a multi-age preschool room at a children's center. For many years, Laura was a copywriter and proofreader for an industrial catalog company in Janesville.
Laura and her husband live north of Sharon where they have a family farm. They have two children who are in their early twenties. She enjoys volunteering as a 4-H leader, photography, crafts, cooking/baking, traveling and spending time with family, friends and the animals on their farm.