Mrs. Baltzell has been teaching 2nd - 5th grade for almost 10 years. She taught in Bremerton, South Kitsap, and North Mason school districts, as well as North Kitsap. She has also worked with children of all ages in non-school settings, such as summer camps. Mrs. Baltzell attended Western Washington University. This is her fourth year at Gordon Elementary. She was pleased to return to Kingston as she originally student taught at Gordon.
Out of school, Mrs. Baltzell enjoys hiking, swimming, and reading. She lives in Poulsbo with her husband and dog, Ele. Your students may recognize Mr. Baltzell as he is a substitute and music teacher. Mrs. Baltzell grew up in the Gig Harbor area.