A Theatre & Cinema Studies Teacher, Drama Sponsor, and Film Club Sponsor is a graduate of Old Dominion University with a degree in Theatre Education. Mrs. Petersen has directed many productions at Kellam, most recently THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL, TAMING OF THE SHREW, THE MUSIC MAN, PRIDE & PREJUDICE, CINDERELLA, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, ANTIGONE and ROMEO AND JULIET.  She choreographed the All-City Production of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, THE WIZARD OF OZ, and GREASE.  Mrs. Petersen was Kellam High School’s 2021 Teacher of the Year.  Her favorite role is that of Mama to her daughter, Dale.