BPSF_JessicaHaapajoki-4x5Hometown: Eagan, Minnesota

Family: I have been married to my husband Wade for almost 10 years, we have two amazing kids. Brynn is 8 and a 4th grader at Baxter Elementary and Hakon is 6 and a First Grader at Baxter Elementary.

Hobbies: I enjoy travelling and camping with my family and exploring new places. Our family is also avid Warrior supporters. We love all of the sports and activities in Brainerd.

Volunteering: I am on the board of directors at the YMCA and belong to Lord of Life church where I volunteer with various activities.

Current employer and job title: Brainerd Public Schools, Principal at the Brainerd Learning Center

What makes the BPSF mission meaningful to you? The mission is all about enhancing opportunities for students while supporting the classroom teachers, coaches, activities directors and the district. I am proud to be part of a board that is kid centered!