Staff Spotlight

Antonina is the new Innovation Learning Site Coordinator and Kindergarten IA (English).
“The love of reading and learning is essential to a purposeful and interconnected life.” 
Antonina Urmeyev grew up in Belarus before coming to the United States at age 11. Following high school, Antonina attended Purdue University where she earned a liberal arts degree with an emphasis in communication. Growing up bilingual, Antonina understands the value of biliteracy and cultural perspective. Currently, she is learning Spanish along with her two sons, Antonina is excited to join the GVA - Douglas County/Innovation Learning family.