Kristin Peterson, a native of Minnesota, is currently residing in Louisville, KY, with her husband and three children. She holds a B.S. in Conservation and minor in Soil Science from the University of Wisconsin. She has homeschooled her children for 12 years and taught in various other capacities such as homeschool co-ops, Sunday School, Vacation Bible School, youth group, and Bible studies for adults. This will be her sixth year teaching Science with Memoria Press Online Academy. Always enthusiastic, Kristin helps students explore creation, the environment, and encourages critical thinking skills. When not recycling or teaching her children, she enjoys creating art with everything from watercolors to hot glue, reading, cooking, making Excel spreadsheets, and organizing her kitchen cabinets.