Ms. Paulson brings to Winchendon a strong background in kinesiology, health, fitness, coaching – and supporting students as a tutor. She understands boarding school having attended and then returned to work at Culver Academies. And she knows hockey! Ms. Paulson played at Culver, then went on to be a leader of the D1 program at the University of North Dakota, before returning to the boarding school world where she has coached and taught. She also receives high marks for knowing what it takes for players to get ready to compete at the highest levels. Ms. Paulson will also be helping Wapiti develop their “academic muscles and habits” as a Learning Strategist in the Hatch Program.
Favorite Quote: “Man in the Arena” (famous speech by Theodore Roosevelt)
Superpower of choice: Teleportation. No one likes long travel days.
Hero: My parents. They both have worked so hard to support and provide the best opportunities for my sister and me.
Famous person that Ms. Paulson would most like to meet: Taylor Swift
Favorite pastime: hiking, trail running, working out and spending time with family.
“Bucket List” trip that Ms. Paulson would like to take: Backing around Europe
“Go to” comfort food: Chicken pot pie