Full Name: Kristine Elaine Simek


Birthday: October 1, 1968  


Teaching: 23rd year

(5) Kindergarten  (13) 2nd grade  (5) 3rd grade



Masters in Early Childhood -Oakland University   ('93)

Bachelors in Elem. Math/Science/Creative Arts-WMU ('92)

Clarkston High School ('86)


Married: June 12, 1993


Husband: Michael Kevin Simek (age 50)


Children: Trevor (age 19) and Ian (age 16)


Pets:  1 goldfish



Hometown: Lake Orion (although I grew up in Clarkston!)


Hobbies: Reading, biking, spending time with family/friends


Favorite Color:  Bubblegum pink or apple green


Favorite Vacation: Cape Cod in Massachusetts


Favorite Snacks: Ghirardelli DARK caramel chocolates,                                 Pepsi, or white cheesy popcorn


Person I Admire: My grandmother who was a middle school guidance counselor/teacher for 34 years and Oprah (for her humanitarian efforts in education).


Dislikes: Coffee, tea, candles (I'm allergic to all)


Likes: Snoopy items, going to the movies, bookstores

(I love children's books!)