Extra-Curricular Sponsor: Patriot Club
Mrs. Thistle is a native of Colorado. She joined the Air Force in 2001, where she spent four years working on the B-2 bomber. When Mrs. Thistle left the military, she returned to beautiful Colorado and went to work for Lockheed Martin. There she worked as a composite technician building spacecraft structures. In 2010 she left the aerospace industry to pursue a teaching career. Mrs. Thistle and her family moved to Loveland where she attended Colorado Christian University. In 2012 she obtained her degree in Elementary Education and became a licensed K-6 teacher.
Mrs. Thistle has been teaching part-time in various capacities for three years. She joined the LCS team last year as a READ paraprofessional. This year Mrs. Thistle is very excited about teaching first and second grade history and sixth grade literature.
Mrs. Thistle, her husband, and their two children enjoy spending time together in the outdoors, hiking, bicycling, fishing, and going to the park.