Gretchen is a teacher coach at Riverside Elementary #44 in Indianapolis. Before becoming a teacher coach, Gretchen was a second grade teacher and teacher leader at Riverside. Prior to Riverside, Gretchen’s fifteen years of teacher span from teaching first grade to teaching adults who were striving to earn their high school diploma and a career pathway. Outside of the classroom, Gretchen has enjoyed leading students in practicing yoga within their school day. In her free time, Gretchen enjoys spending time with her family, practicing yoga, running, and cooking. Gretchen graduated from Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts with a BS in Education.