Mr. Omar McMillan

Phone: 612-798-6753

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Omar McMillan

I could not have chosen a better profession to enter.  18 years of teaching has been a great and rewarding experience for me.  I started my career in Minneapolis Public Schools at Armatage Community School. In 2003, Richfield brought me aboard and I have been teaching at RSTEM(RIS) ever since.  As a member of the community, as a resident, parent, teacher and a coach, I am super proud and honored to be a SPARTAN/SPARK. 

Mr. Chris Olson

Phone: 612-798-6679

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Chris Olson

Teaching for 28 years in Richfield. I have taught kindergarten, second, third, and fourth grade. I have three kids, one wife, and one dog. I graduated from Washburn High School and Augsburg College and have a Master's degree in education from the University of Minnesota.

Mr. Chris Pregler

Phone: 612-798-6669

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Master's in Elementary Education, University of St. Thomas

Mr. Chris Pregler

This is my 13th year teaching...all at STEM/RIS. 

I have a B.S. degree in Child Psychology/Youth Studies from the University of Minnesota.
I have my Masters in Elementary Education from University of St. Thomas.
Something interesting about me is the classroom I teach in is the same classroom I went to as a 5th Grader with one of my all time favorite teachers, Nel Swanson.
Mrs. Erin Walding

Phone: 612-798-6679

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

I graduated from Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, and majored in Elementary Education, with certifications in both Reading and ELL. I took additional courses at Hamline University to get an additional ELL license in Minnesota. I am ENVoY certified and licensed to teach K-6 Elementary and K-12 ELL.

Mrs. Erin Walding

I love to sing and dance!