Lincoln Academy

Charter School

Educating with Excellence

 Ms. Lara Mathewson, Mrs. Katie Will and Mrs. Liz Sanderson



Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Lara Mathewson, Mrs. Katie Will and Mrs. Liz Sanderson

Lara Mathewson:

Ms. Mathewson graduated in 2013, from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology, were she also played softball on a four year scholarship. She is currently working toward her Master’s degree in secondary education at the Regis University. Ms. Mathewson is very passionate about exploring the outdoors and the wonders of science. In her free time she enjoys fishing, kayaking, camping, and hiking. This will be Ms. Mathewson’s third year at Lincoln Academy, and she is looking forward to sharing her passion of science with our 6th graders!


Katie Will:

Mrs. Will graduated in 2014 from the University of Northern Colorado with a Bachelor's degree in Interdisciplinary Studies and an endorsement in English as a Second Language. This is Mrs. Will's third year at Lincoln Academy, and she is so excited to join this community of learners. Mrs. Will enjoys traveling with her husband, as well as baking and doing outdoor activities such as hiking and volleyball.  She enjoys reading and learning new things, and she is looking forward to sharing these passions and exploring social studies content with our 6th graders!


Liz Sanderson:

Mrs. Sanderson graduated from Southern Illinois University with her Bachelor’s in Elementary Education in 2010 and recently received her Master’s degree from the University of Missouri in Education Administration. She has been teaching for 7 years varying in grades from fourth to eighth grade. This will be her first year at Lincoln Academy, and she is excited to become part of the Lincoln Academy community. Mrs. Sanderson and her husband recently relocated to Colorado from St. Louis. She loves spending her time outdoors, running, and is looking forward to all that Colorado has to offer!


Educational Assistant: Mrs. Mickie Leyva and Mrs. Taegan Holler