Martha Wallschlaeger was born and raised in Pocatello, Idaho. She graduated from Idaho State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education. A year later she went to Concordia Teacher’s College in Seward, Nebraska where she earned her Lutheran Teaching degree. After leaving Concordia, she moved to Lincoln, Nebraska where she taught second grade for 22 years. She now teaches second grade here at Immanuel Lutheran School where she has been since 2001. She loves Second Graders and she loves teaching Sunday School. Her hobbies are bowling, painting, and miniature golfing.