Tim Chapman

Staff Spotlight - Tim Chapman 1Your Name: Tim Chapman
Hometown: Mount Pleasant, MI
What is your position in the district?
  -  8th Grade Social Studies and Current Events Teacher

  -  Middle School Athletic Director
  -  Middle School Social Studies Department Chair
  -  Mentor Teacher
  -  Middle School ZAP Supervisor

Are you a graduate of Lamphere Schools? No

Staff Spotlight - Tim Chapman 3Did you go to college, if so tell us where. What degrees do you have?
Central Michigan University (Fire Up Chips!)- BS In Secondary Education

Eastern Michigan University- MS in Educational Media and Technology
Art Maisano School of Wisdom and Knowledge- MS in Powerful Thinking

Tell us about your family:
Married to my wife, Kimmie of 11 years (a fellow Chip). Two beautiful daughters- Lilley (9) who is an avid athlete and bright math student, and Addey (6), who loves to dance, smile, and a top reader in her grade level.

Family means so much to me and so much of who I am is because of my family.

Staff Spotlight - Tim Chapman 2What kind of hobbies do you have? What do you like to do?
I LOVE following my beloved Northwestern Wildcats Football team. I also enjoy cleaning, doing outside work, laughing, and traveling. Traverse City/Northport is our home away from home.

How long have you worked at Lamphere? 13 years

What's your favorite thing about being a part of the Lamphere district?
My favorite thing about the Lamphere District is the appreciation you get for doing your job well and doing it right. It is a blue-collar community that values hard work and supports their teachers, and that's why I feel in my niche.