Mrs. Kriechbaum teaches Spanish to Middle and Upper School Students. She earned a bachelor's degree in Spanish and History from St. Regis University and holds a Teacher's Certificate with emphasis on Spanish from Minnesota State University-Mankato. She has also attended 2 AP Spanish Language Summer Institutes from Carleton College. In addition to her 31 years of teaching Catholic Education, she also brings experience with LARASA, ( Latin American Research Association) working at the Minnesota Migrant Council, and teaching ESL in the Los Angeles area. The curriculum she designs and teaches is enhanced by her experiences of having studied and lived in Venezuela, Mexico, Los Angeles and Denver. She is native to Minnesota, graduating from Our Lady of Good Counsel in Mankato.