Jacqueline Zawierucha – Director
Jacki Zawierucha is Cassie’s aunt and Godmother. She is the Media Specialist at Beacon Tree Elementary School in the Utica Community School District. Jacki teaches technology to all students, kindergarten through sixth grade, as well as operates the library. She has been a teacher in the Utica Community Schools for 18 years. Jacki’s experience includes chairing various committees including School Improvement, North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, and Blue Ribbon Exemplary Schools of Michigan. Currently, Jacki is the District Chairperson for the Media Specialists in the Utica Community Schools. She also is a facilitator for Code.org teaching students and teachers computer science.
Jacki graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice. She then continued on and obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education from Oakland University. Jacki also received a Master of Arts Curriculum and Leadership degree from Wayne State University.
Jacki is married to Brian and together they have three children. They currently live in Macomb Township, Michigan.