Mrs. Matzke primarily works as an aide in our kindergarten classroom, and has many years of experience teaching in elementary schools and preschools. She is currently a piano teacher at St. John's Lutheran School in Newtonburg as well. In the past she has taught preschool at Jesus Lambs of Grace in Manitowoc, 1st Grade at St. Matthew Lutheran School in Janesville, and Grades K-4 at Zion Lutheran School in Egg Harbor.
Darci is a 1981 graduate of (Dr.) Martin Luther College in New Ulm, Minn. with a bachelor's degree in Elementary Education. She was born in Madison, Wis. and grew up in Green Bay and Mequon, Wis. She and her husband, Mark, have three grown children, and are members at Trinity Lutheran Church in the town of Liberty.
An interesting tidbit about Mrs. Matzke: after bilateral knee surgery in 2013, she became actively involved at the YMCA and became a R.I.P.P.E.D. fitness instructor, currently teaching three classes at the Two Rivers Park and Rec Department.