Alta-Aurelia staff celebrates retirements

Friday, June 7, 2019
Alta-Aurelia celebrated the retirement of nine staff members last Friday. Each member was recognized with gifts and cards thanking them for their 227 years of combined experience. From left to right: Betsy Lenz, Terri Zimmerman, Beth Lietz, Linda Huseman, Deb Langner, Jerry Braunschweig and Lynn Evans. Not pictured: BJ Stevicks and Rich Petersen. /Photo by Elijah Decious

The end of this year comes as a bittersweet moment for nine retiring staff members. Retiring staff included:

Jerry Braunschweig, high school art teacher for 17 years.

Lynn Evans, District Superintendent for 16 years.

Linda Huseman, technology coordinator for 28 years.

Deb Langner, elementary teacher for 29 years.

Betsy Lens, cook for 29 years.

Beth Lietz, Talented and Gifted teacher for 35 years.

Rich Petersen, high school custodian for 11 years.

BJ Stevicks, industrial technology teacher for 27 years.

Terri Zimmerman-Sherkenbach, Elementary P.E. / athletic director for 35 years.