Beginning her tenth year at Coyote Ridge, Ercelle Swensson has served Adams 12 Five Star Schools since 1981. She has been an elementary and middle school Math and Science teacher as well as an assistant principal at Shadow Ridge and Westlake Middle schools. She also was the principal for the district's summer school program for four years. Her educational background is a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education with a minor in Fine Arts from the University of Delaware and a Masters of Arts in Administration and Supervision from the University of Phoenix. She currently holds both a teaching and principal license in Colorado. In her spare time, she uses her Top Chef certification to create delicious meals for friends and family which includes her husband, Greg, two sons,one daughter, one daughter-in-law, one son-in-law and a 8 year old grandson and a 2-1/2 year old granddaughter.