Greta Lyons

4th Grade In 2000 I started my career with BCS as a teacher at Crystal Lake Elementary.  I spent my first seven years there teaching fifth grade. In 2007, I made the switch to first grade. I joined the Lake Ann staff as a fourth grade teacher in 2009. I received my BA at Hope … Continued

Jeanne Pettengill

3rd/4th Grade Resources Mrs. P's Classroom Page

Nichole Lamkey

4th grade My name is Nichole Lamkey and I am a fourth grade teacher at Crystal Lake Elementary. I earned my Bachelor of Science degree from Grand Valley State University.  I have been a teacher with Benzie Central Schools for eight years now. My husband DJ and I have been married for six years and … Continued

Dave Grimes

4th/5th Grade   Mr. Grimes grew up in southeast Michigan and attended Michigan State University where he earned a degree in Geology.  After that, he worked at jobs ranging from presenting programs in a planetarium to being a national park ranger to teaching at outdoor education centers.   Along the way, he earned a masters … Continued

Michelle Herban

Michelle Herban 4th Grade After graduating from Central Michigan University in 1992 with a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education, Ms. Herban substitute taught for a few years until being hired by Betsie Valley in 1995. Along with teaching, Ms. Herban has also worked at the Hungry Tummy Deli and for the Benzie County Migrant School … Continued