Who We Are

David Staal

B.A. Education - English, Language Arts


David Staal is in his sixth year of teaching here at Lake Michigan Academy. He has a bachelor’s degree from Grand Valley State University in English and Language Arts, with an emphasis in Elementary Education. David runs the school store, Cafe LMA, and teaches technology. He is also our go-to guy for de-escalating crisis situations. His hobbies include traveling, reading, hunting, and watching hockey games.


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