TEACHER OF THE MONTH–The Teacher of the Month for December was St. John the Baptist Catholic School teacher Brooke Cowell. She is pictured with some of her art students and Brian Guebert of Edward Jones, who presented her the award.
Brooke Cowell was named the Teacher of the Month for December by Brian Guebert of Edward Jones Investments in Red Bud, sponsor of the program.
Cowell teaches art to the second through eighth grades, as well as music to the kindergarten through fourth grades, at St. John the Baptist Catholic School.
She holds a bachelors in science degree from the University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh. This is her fourth year teaching at St. John the Baptist School. Previously, she was a stay at home mother.
Cowell resides in Red Bud with her husband Matt. They have two sons, Mason, 8, and Lane, 7. They also have a dog, Daisy.
In her spare time, Cowell enjoys reading God’s word, hiking with her family, continued learning/reading, swimming, photography and helping others.