Our Staff

  Our Staff  

Classroom Teachers                                                                              

Christine Treder
Preschool Director/Teacher

cit@stpaulswels.org

Bachelor of Science Degree - Dr. Martin Luther College (1974)

Mrs. Treder has been serving St. Paul's since 1993.  Her focus is in Early Childhood Education, where Mrs. Treder serves as our preschool director and lead teacher.  Please send her an email or call (269-429-5141 if you are interested in our Kindergarten program.

 
Mary Rabbers
Kindergarten Teacher
mar@stpaulswels.org

Bachelor of Science Degree - Dr. Martin Luther College (1982)
Master of Elementary Education Degree - Michigan State University (1989)

Mrs. Rabbers has been teaching Kindergarten since 2000. In prior years she has taught grades 3-4 and 7-8 at St. Paul's.  Please send her an email or call (269-429-5141) if you are interested in our Kindergarten program.


 
Michelle Kubath
Grade 1
mkk@stpaulswels.org 

Bachelor of Science Degree - Dr. Martin Luther College (1987)
Master of Arts in Education - Western Michigan University

Mrs. Kubath has been serving St. Paul's since 1987.  Her additional duties include directing adult choir and serving as the Girls' Athletic director.   




 
Gretchen Steinke 
Extended Learning / Part Time Teacher
Gsteinke@stpaulswels.org

Bachelor of Science Degree - Martin Luther college (2007)

Mrs. Steinke has been serving St. Paul's since 2014 in a variety of roles.  Currently, Mrs. Steinke serves as aide for the 1-2 grade classroom as well as our Extended Learning teacher.
Claire Natsis
Grades 3-4 Teacher

CNatsis@stpaulswels.org

Bachelor of Science Degree - Martin Luther College (2008)

Miss Natsis has been serving St. Paul's since 2016.  She previously served schools in Wisconsin and Colorado.  Miss Natsis teaches 3-4 grade and upper grade music.  She also serves as director for our handchimes and Junior Choir.


 
Principal Paul Ihde
Principal & 5-6 Grade Homeroom Teacher
PIhde@stpaulswels.org

Bachelor of Science Degree - Martin Luther College (2004)
Master of Education - Cardinal Stritch University (2010)

Mr. Ihde has been serving at St. Paul's since the summer of 2015.  He would be glad to show you around our school or talk to you about enrollment.  In addition to serving as principal, Mr. Ihde serves as upper grade math teacher.  He also enjoys coaching 3-4 grade boys basketball and 6-8 grade girls soccer.
Ryan Willis
Grades 7-8 Homeroom Teacher
rdw@stpaulswels.org

Bachelor of Science Degree - Martin Luther College (1999)

Mr. Willis has been teaching at St. Paul's since 1999. His specific areas of focus include upper grade history, science, and literature, and also serves as the Boy's Athletic Director.

 
Part-Time Staff                                                                                      


Laura Stangl 
Grades 5-6 Language Arts
LStangl@stpaulswels.org

Bachelor of Science Degree - Martin Luther College (2000)

Mrs. Stangl has been serving at St. Paul's as a part-time teacher since 2011.  Her specific area of focus is teaching language arts in the 5th and 6th grade classroom.
Krista Byers
Technology/Computer Teacher
KByers@stpaulswels.org


Bachelor of Science Degree - Martin Luther College (2012)

Mrs. Byers has been serving at St. Paul's since 2016 as the 5-8th grade computer teacher.


 

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