Cristen Alimario

Your Name: Cristen Alimario

Hometown: Detroit, Michigan

Did you go to college? If so, tell us where and if you have a degree what is it?: At Oakland University, I completed my Bachelor of Science Degree for Elementary Education and Master in the Art of Teaching Degree for Reading and Language Arts. I have my Education Specialist Degree from Wayne State University for Teaching English as Second Language.

Tell us about your family: I got married in 2009. My husband and I are going through the adoption process and hoping to start a family very soon.

What kind of hobbies do you have? What do you like to do?: I enjoy biking, reading, and volunteering with local animal welfare organizations. We foster cats for Tigerlily Cat Rescue and I help outdoor community cats through TNR (trap-neuter-return).

Are you a graduate of Lamphere Schools?: No

How long have you worked at Lamphere?: I started teaching for Lamphere in 2005.

What's your favorite thing about being a part of the Lamphere district?: My favorite thing about being a part of Lamphere is the sense of community. Someone is always there to help when someone is in need.