Sunday Staff Spotlight ~ Mrs. Zwirlein
Sunday, March 03, 2019
Walworth School Sunday Staff Spotlight
Meet Mrs. Zwirlein ~ Instrumental Music
How long have you worked in the district? What is your background in education?
I have been at Walworth for two years. Before Walworth, I taught at Arrowhead High School for 10 years.
Where is your hometown?
New London, WI
Where did you attend college? UW-Madison (undergrad) VanderCook College of Music (grad)
Tell us about your family.
My husband Nick works for Incredible Technologies (Vernon Hills, IL) and is sound designer and composer. (Yhey are the company that makes the game Golden Tee.) We’ve been married for 10 years and got married in Italy because we have family there. Our son Oskar, 5, is in JK and loves music, watching video games, and books. Josie, 5 months, is a very happy baby and is ready to roll over any day now.
What activities do you enjoy outside of school?
My guilty pleasure is relaxing through video games. My husband and I try to stay current in the latest games. I also play in a band with my husband Nick and two other friends. Currently, we are recording an album. I love being outdoors and spending time by our lake at the end of the road. Other things include cooking/baking, reading, movies, travelling, and spending time with family/friends.
What’s your favorite food or restaurant?
Sushi or Indian...two things that can sometimes be difficult to find :)
What’s your favorite book?
Recently, Ready Player One, but I didn’t like the movie.
Do you have any pets?
Cat named Ronin (he’s 9 years old) and three fish.