Nancy Benz-Froelich is the principal of Meadow Lake Elementary. Principal Froelich started her teaching career in 1989 in Sleepy Eye, Minnesota. She then spent 15 years in Robbinsdale Schools as a classroom teacher and Math Mentor. Prior to this, she was a principal and assistant principal in Minnetonka and Eden Prairie Schools, and she worked in Robbinsdale Area Schools for 14 years.
Shannon Lacy is in her second year as the Assistant Principal at Meadow Lake. Shannon has worked at Meadow Lake for more than twenty years and has had many different roles over the years. She worked at Adventure Club back in the day, then moved into the classroom and taught 5th and 3rd grade. After that she became the PBIS coordinator for a number of years and the MTSS Behavior Support person before becoming Assistant Principal.
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