Shiela Burkhardt (Grades 3-5)
Shiela Burkhardt is the Grades 3-5 teacher. She comes with a broad teaching experience to the position, including teaching from college to preschool. She has taught in the Philippines, South Korea, Thailand, and Mexico before teaching in the US. Shiela holds an MA in English Education from the Adventist University of the Philippines and a BS in Secondary English Education from Philippine Union College - Naga Campus. Shiela is married to Ben Burkhardt, a diligent student and preacher of the Word of God. Shiela and Ben are blessed with a precious little daughter named Bethany. Shiela loves God and upholds the ideals of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. She is passionate about teaching and sees every student as a fellow child of God who needs to be trained not only for this world but also for the world to come.