Bridget Michalek has been teaching since 2002 and teaching in Bloomington since 2006. She graduated from St. Olaf College with a degree in chemistry and secondary education and received her physics certification from Bemidji State. She finished her Master's in Professional School Counseling through MSU-Mankato in the spring of 2010 . Bridget is very excited to be at Kennedy. She is also the Co-Head JV Coach for the South Suburban Jets adapted soccer, floor hockey, and softball teams. In her spare time, Bridget enjoys traveling, outdoor activities such as boating and skiing, and spending time with her husband (Eric), daughter (Ries-born 8/28/11), son (Cooper-born 4/29/13), and dog (Cujo).