Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Emily Strafelda

This is Emily's first year at Nokomis South. Emily has been teaching Montessori since 2014. She has an undergrad degree in elementary education and a Master's degree in education from the University of Wisconsin - River Falls. She has AMS credentials for Elementary 1 and Elementary 2. 

When not at school, Emily is very family driven. She resides on the east side of St. Paul with her spouse and two children. Emily enjoys all kinds of crafts. Her latest hobby is quilting. 

Emily is happy to be a part of the Nokomis community.