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Christopherson hangs up apron after nearly 32 years

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After earning her Bachelor of Science degree from UW-Stout, Kerry Christopherson didn't want to become a teacher.

However, to gain experience in the interviewing process, she was told to do a couple.


Her first stop was in Ellsworth for the then-vacant junior high/middle school home economics position.

It turned out to be her only interview because she got the job. She started in January 1976 and hasn't left.

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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