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 Maggie Morehead

 Maggie Morehead

Position & Years of Service: 3rd grade teacher, 11 years

Family: Husband-Ryan, Daughters- Grace & Lila, Son-Tate

Education: Bachelors from NIU, Masters from Rockford College

Hobbies: shopping: no matter if for clothes or hitting antique stores. I love it all!

The person I admire most: My daughter Grace. She has endured more than most people do in their whole lives.

What I love most about my job: There is no way to choose just one! I love it all!


Renie Dessing

 Renie Dessing

Position & Years of Service: 1st grade teacher, new to MMES, this is my 11th year of teaching.

Family: My husband’s name is Ryan and is a teacher in Stillman Valley. We have a fun one-year-old named Maggie.

Education: I earned my Bachelors at NIU and my Masters in Leadership at Concordia.

Hobbies: I love going to movies. I also love creating art.

Favorite food: Lou Malnati’s pepperoni pizza.

Favorite book: The Harry Potter Series

Something most people do not know about me: I love to do chalk art!