Mrs.Van Deven grew up near Chicago in Brookfield, Illinois. She received her Elementary Education degree from Northeastern Illinois University in Chicago and her LBS1 at National-Louis University. Mrs.Van Deven taught at Northwest Academy for 3 years with special needs students. She is married to Bob and they have two daughters ages 5 and 3. The Van Deven family lives in Heyworth, IL.
When Mrs. Van Deven is not at work, she loves spending time with her family, serving at church, attending Cubs games, and competing in athletic competitions.
Mrs. Van Deven is very excited to join the Fisher Grade School teaching Special Services!