• Welcome to my page! My name is Lisa Thiesen and I have taught at D. A. Mallory Elementary for over 25 years. I am married and have two children (Aaron and Brooke). I gratuated from Buffalo High School in 1985. I recieved my Bachlers in Education and Early Childhhood from Central Missouri State in Warrnensburg Mo. I later received my Library Media Specilist certification. 


    I am passionate about reading. My motto is "Read To Succeed". I believe building a solid early reading foundation is the key to life success for our students. My goal is to assist and encourgae each student on their reading journey. If they can read well, they can do anything!