Rebecca Staudenmaier received her BS in Life Sciences and MS in Biology from Kansas State University. Her master’s research focused on Developmental and Space Biology. As such she had the unique opportunity to send experiments up on the space shuttle through a special grant from NASA.
After graduating, she worked on the Human Genome Project at Oak Ridge National Lab in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Later, she worked as a Pathology Assistant in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Following her time in Tennessee, she moved to Grand Junction, Colorado where she taught for 6 years in the Biology Department at Mesa State College.
Finally, she made the move to Fort Collins. After initially staying home to care for her three young children, she started teaching at Ridgeview Classical schools where she taught various art classes as well as Human Anatomy and Physiology for 7 years.
While her formal education is in the sciences, Rebecca also has a keen interest in ceramics and the arts. She is a self taught ceramic artists and has been a studio potter for over 25 years.
Rebecca stays active in her spare time pursuing her own art, gardening, keeping fit and enjoying the outdoors with her family.
This will be her fifth year at Loveland Classical Schools.
Room 215: Academy