Terri Mateer4-year-old Preschool Teacher
Originally from Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Terri Mateer is has officially begun her 30th year of teaching and building relationships that encourage a positive mindset. She taught early childhood special education for 7 years and early childhood/preschool for 14 years as the owner and director/teacher of her own Childcare Center which was located in Sigourney. Terri has been teaching special education for more than 8 years at North Mahaska and works with our youngest students up to 6th graders. She lives in Sigourney with her husband and a variety of pets including 2 African Gray parrots that talk and imitate a variety of words, complete phrases and sounds. She has 3 children and 2 grandchildren as well.