Elsie Husom (MN '97)
At the time of the Award, Elsie Husom was:Media Technology Instructor
Brainerd Senior High School
Elsie Husom's exponential impact as an educator even exceeds her influence on her students; for she has guided more than a generation of educators in the integration of technology into their curriculum. A former English teacher and speech and drama coach, Ms. Husom now serves as a media technology instructor at Brainerd Senior High School in Brainerd. Ms. Husom has planned and developed more than a dozen professional development workshops on integrating technology into the curriculum, serving approximately 1,500 educators. An educator for 33 years, Ms. Husom is an active participant in state and national professional organizations.