Team Category: Specials

Drew Lentz – PE Teacher

My name is Drew Lentz this is my 5th year in education. Before joining KCIA I spent one year at Staley High School as a paraprofessional and three years as the physical education teacher at Gordon Parks Elementary School. I graduated from Northwest Missouri State University in 2013 with a degree in physical education. I […]

Read More

Michael Goodwin – PE Teacher

My name is Michael Goodwin and this is my 6th year in education. I have been here at Della Lamb/Kansas City International Academy for 4 years. I graduated from Northwest Missouri State University in 2012. I have a Bachelors of Science in Physical Education and I am also certified for K-12 Health. I will be […]

Read More

Gary Allen – Health/Sports Teacher

Hi, my name is Gary Allen. I am in my 36th year of teaching. I graduated from William Jewell in Liberty, Missouri majoring in physical education and health. I have taught and coached at high school, middle school and community college levels.I was a commissioned officer and navigator during the Vietnam War for six years […]

Read More

Laurie Golding – Music Teacher

My name is Laurie Golding and this is my 31st year in education. I grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and graduated from Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelors of Science Degree in Music Education in 1987. I received my Masters of Education from MidAmerica Nazarene University in 1996. I spent the last 25 years […]

Read More

Fernando Navarro – Music Teacher

My name is Fernando Navarro. This is my second year teaching at KCIA. I am originally from Guadalajara, Mexico. I have been teaching music for 15 years. I love playing piano and I also love composing music for different projects. I moved to Missouri a year ago from Colorado Springs, Colorado. I taught band class […]

Read More

Amy Atkins – Art Teacher

My name is Amy Atkins and this is my 7th year in education. I taught K-12 Art for four years at Worth County, one year teaching Pre-K at La Petite Academy and am going on my second year here at KCIA. I graduated from Missouri State in 2008. I have my Bachelors of Science Degree […]

Read More

Joseph Krohn – Art Teacher

Greetings! My name is Joe Krohn and I have been a Visual Arts teacher for Kansas City International Academy for seven years. In 2006 I graduated from the University of Central Missouri with a Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Art Painting. After working in the graphic design field for several years I returned to UCM to […]

Read More
Back to top