Mary Johnsen has been with MQP since 2012. She has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education from St. Cloud State University, and a Master’s Degree in Curriculum Development with an emphasis in reading from Concordia University. She is also trained in Orton Gillingham, which is a multisensory approach for children who need extra skills learning how to read. Last year, Mrs. Johnsen began using the Believe and Read program and has seen great strides in the growth and education of her students.
Mrs. Johnsen has two adult children, Ryan and Natalie, with her husband Dave. They also have a tabby cat named Maple. In her free time, she enjoys a cup of tea and a good book, or spending time with her family and friends.
Staff Category: Teachers