Mrs. Collins has been teaching for 22 years. She has taught 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 5-8 grade PE/Health, and has also coached girls and boys basketball and girls fast pitch softball. This is her 6th year at Guardian, although it will be her first year as 4th grade teacher. She received her Bachelor's Degree from Concordia Ann Arbor and her Master's Degree from the University of Michigan. Mrs. Collins is married and has 2 sons and 3 dogs. She enjoys watching her boys play soccer and basketball, running, reading, and spending time with family and friends.