Amy Lewis was hired as a 2nd Grade teacher. Amy is a GHS Alumni and just recently finished her degree at IPFW after staying home with her children. Amy has been married to her husband, Shane, for 21 years and they have four children. When she is not in school, she enjoys reading, gardening and watching her children play soccer.
Molly Tipton was hired as a 4th Grade teacher. She is a recent graduate of Ball State University. This will be her first year as a Garrett Railroader! She spends her spare time traveling and reading mystery books.
Katie DePew was hired as a 4th Grade teacher. She is a recent graduate of Huntington University, where she obtained a degree in Elementary and Special Education. She also played volleyball and softball while at Huntington. Katie spends her free time coaching and exercising, as well as, playing with her puppy Halo.
Jeff Hurd was also hired as a 4th Grade teacher. He is an IPFW graduate with a degree in Elementary Education and a minor in Psychology. He was fortunate enough to work with many of the students at J.E. Ober last year while filling in for a majority of the school year. With his time outside of the classroom, he is an avid reader as well as a sports fan. Jeff's father is from the great state of New York, so there is no team he follows more closely than the New York Giants. Go Giants!
Zach Deluder was hired as a 2nd Grade teacher. He is a 2016 IPFW graduate with a degree in Elementary Education. He is beyond excited to be back at JE Ober, except this time as a teacher instead of a student! He also is a 2011 GHS graduate. Zach is engaged to his high school sweetheart and they are getting married next June after his first year of teaching. He cannot wait for this school year and looks forward to getting to know each and every one of his students!
Ashley Sult was hired as a 1st Grade teacher. She graduated from the University of Northern Iowa where she majored in Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education while playing soccer for the Panthers. She has previously taught Kindergarten and 2ndGrade, and is excited to start a new journey as a 1st Grade teacher! When she is not teaching, she enjoys spending time with her and Husband and bulldog, Macca. She also loves playing soccer and cheering on the Irish! Ashley couldn’t be more excited to be joining the Railroader family!