Our faculty are known statewide for great teaching.
LDA faculty members have a passion for training teachers and a proven record of doing it very well. They are experts with advanced degrees and several years of special education practice themselves, and they have developed far-reaching professional networks throughout the state.
Dr. Cathy Tutor
Cathy serves a faculty member and works on program evaluation and reporting for LDA. Before joining LDA Minnesota, Cathy was a core faculty at Capella University from 2009-2020 teaching a variety of courses to future educators. Prior to Capella, Cathy held a variety of University positions in both Minnesota and Wisconsin. A former special educator in Wisconsin, Cathy has a license in Specific Learning Disabilities and earned her doctorate in Educational Policy and Administration from the University of Minnesota.
Ann serves as LDA’s mentor manager and is a faculty for our Student Teaching course. Ann’s background includes a variety of special education positions in Minnesota and Massachusetts as well as a background in outdoor leadership and professional development. Ann has an ABS license, earned her bachelor’s degree at the University of St. Thomas and has a Masters degree in Educational Leadership from Arizona State University.