Mrs. Mortensen graduated with a Bachelors of Science degree from Utah State University during Y2K. She had three beautiful children and stayed home to raise them for 12 years. Her children attend Legacy and Mrs. Mortensen decided to join them. Mrs Mortensen worked as an instructor for four years. While being an instructor, she discovered how fun, challenging, and rewarding teaching is. Mrs. Mortensen loves teaching so much that she decided to obtain her teaching license in the winter of 2017. This is her first year teaching 1st grade and is loving every minute of it. Mrs Mortensen loves to inspire her students to work hard and not give up when things get tough. She likes to make learning fun and interesting so that the students are eager to learn more.