About Jennifer Nagel

Jennifer is originally from Walker, MN. Jennifer and her family moved to Brainerd in 1999 and she started volunteering as a Sunday School teacher at St. Francis in 2006. Jennifer joined St. Francis of the Lakes Catholic School in 2015 as the 1-2nd grade Combination Teacher. She now serves as the school’s Assistant Principal.

Jennifer earned her Bachelor of Science degree for Elementary Education with a concentration in Middle School Science at Bemidji State University and is currently persuing her Masters in Educational Leadership and Administration. She was previously an Early Childhood teacher at the ISD 181 Learning Center for 4 years and an Elementary Teacher at Minnesota Virtual Academy for 8 years before coming to St. Francis school in 2015.

Jennifer enjoys reading, hiking, camping, and spending time outdoors and with her husband and kids.