Hello, my name is Raechel Kinney. I went to Iowa State University and graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Elementary Education. This will be my second year teaching.
My favorite quote is, “Be the change you wish to see in the world.” – Gandhi
Hello, my name is Mrs. Leveke. I went to The University of Northern Iowa. I have been teaching since 2004.
A quote I like is “Challenges are what make life interesting, and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.”
Hello, my name is Beverley McPherson. My native country is Jamaica. I received my Master of Education from Buena Vista University majoring in Effective Teaching and Instructional Leadership. I graduated from College of Arts Science and Education with my degree in Elementary Education. I received my Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of West Indies with Majoring History and Economics. I have been teaching for over 18 years, six of these years at McCombs Middle School.
My favorite quote is, “Be willing to stand out, speak up and be different. Be the Light.” by Russell M .Nelson
Hi! My name is Tammy Nilsen. I grew up in Fort Dodge where I graduated from Fort Dodge Senior High and Iowa Central Community College with my associate’s degree. I then moved to Ames where I earned my bachelor’s degree in education from Iowa State University in December of 2010. I have been teaching at McCombs Middle School since 2012. I am married with two kids. When I’m not teaching, I love to spend time with my family. I look forward to working with you and your child.
My name is Becky Victor-Baker. I graduated from Iowa State University. Go Cyclones!!! I have been teaching at McCombs since 1989. I am currently an 8th grade U.S. Social Studies teacher at McCombs. I have taught Reading or Social Studies at all grade levels since I have been at McCombs. I have 2 daughters. The oldest is married and the other will be getting married in 2020. I also support Central College where both my daughters attended. I enjoy traveling, country living, horses, dogs and cats plus spending time with family and watching my daughters dance. I enjoy teaching and learning new things each day. I look forward to meeting new students each year!!!
Favorite Quote: “Stay positive, powerful, Thankful and enjoy it.”