Meet one of our new staff members – Greg White. Greg is the Site Manager for Van Buren Elementary, taking over for Jaimen Pangborn who is now housed at Wilson Middle School. Greg is also fluent in Spanish and will work with Spanish-speaking families at Van Buren and Roosevelt. Previously Greg worked with immigrants and refugees at the Catherine McAuley Center. Learn a little bit more about Greg below:
Hometown – Lincoln, NE
Education – BA – Spanish and Writing & Rhetoric at Northwestern College, Orange City, IA
Favorite food – El Burrito Ahogado from El Super Burrito in Cedar Rapids
Hobbies – Running, cycling, soccer, hiking, reading, urban chickens
Why you are excited to work at Kids on Course? I am excited to work with Kids on Course because I am passionate about having fun with learning. I want to inspire students to pursue and realize their dreams through reading books they choose, performing zany experiments, and finding their unique talents and skills.
What’s your dream for Kids on Course students? I dream that all Kids on Course students are ravenous learners and are confident in their abilities. I dream that all Kids on Course students find their passions, and pursue them through middle school, high school, into college and life.