Course Listing - by Instructor

NameBiography
Sherrie Beckman Sherrie Beckman has 17 years of experience as a fitness consultant and has been a yoga practitioner for over 11 years. She has learned that yoga promotes physical and emotional health and is grateful to be able to teach yoga. Sherrie is also an investment representative for Edward Jones.
Barbara Blasey Barbara Blasey has been canning for forty years, beginning with Elderberry jelly. Her entries in the Nevada State Fair and Nez Perce County Fair have won blue ribbons for taste and appearance. The latest Ball Canning Company and USFDA regulations are followed at all times for food safety and handling.
Dale Brege Dale Brege has had a life-long career as a biologist with Michigan State University, State of Wisconsin, and the Federal Government (US Forest Service and NOAA's National Marine Fisheries Service). He has made numerous professional and personal presentations to a wide variety of audiences and is an avid hiker.
Paul Burris Paul Burris is an Attorney who practices in the field of Elder Law in the Lewis-Clark Valley at the law firm of Creason, Moore, Dokken & Geidl, PLLC. * (Volunteer Instructor)
Candi Butler Candi Butler has been smocking fabric for 35 years. She enjoys smocking and looks forward to sharing her craft with you.
Vicki Butler Vicki Butler has worked in the Home Improvement Industry locally for the past 25 yrs. with Skelton’s Carpet One (11) years, Floor Coverings International (10) years. Now she enjoys her own Design Business -Home Fashion Design.
Mark Cicrich Mark Cicrich has a four year college degrees, a B.F.A. from the University of Idaho, a minor in computer science, a teaching certificate in Art K-12, and Earth and Natural Science Secondary Education. He, also was working on a Master’s in Art History and Tech Ed. He has a large array of experience in the arts, he was a bronze sculptor and patina artist at The Maiden Foundry in Sandy, Oregon. He was President of The University of Idaho Sculptor’s Guild was a teaching assistant for Ceramics. He, also taught a Paint and Sip at The Paint Buzz. He is the owner of The Valley Collective in Lewiston and has taught all ages the arts and am excited to build and develop your skills.
Chelsea Cordova Chelsea Cordova loves painting in oil and acrylics and teaching kids and adults about the basics of painting through learning a foundation of art principles with a practical development of intuitive expression. Chelsea has four areas she teaches: fine art principles, creative capacity building, plein air basics, and learning through the collaborative via social settings. She is certified in the OSP (Open Studio Project) process and hosts a workshop called Integral Painter. Chelsea shares a beautiful studio with Jessica L Bryant called Redbrick Art Studio in Coeur d’Alene. She is currently the Gallery Assistant for the Spirit Gallery in Coeur D'alene.
Sister Carlotta Fontes OSB Sr. Carlotta Fontes is a Master Herbalist and tender of the Monastery gardens. She makes salves, soaps, and balms among other healing items.
Francisca Garner Francisca Garner, who grew up in New York, is a certified teacher and Dominican native Spanish speaker. She recently retired after teaching science and Spanish in Oklahoma schools for 30 years, and moved to her husband's hometown of Grangeville.

Janice Gobbi Janice Gobbi, a Certified Quickbooks Pro Advisor, has been teaching QuickBooks and advising small businesses for over 20 years, and has taught for both LCSC and BSU. Her accounting, small business, and tax professional experience will help answer your Quickbooks questions.
Kelsey Grafton Kelsey Grafton is an award winning artist who currently serves as the LCSC Center for Arts & History Exhibit and Programming Coordinator. She has facilitated numerous Plein Air paint outs and has attended ceramics classes taught by Kassie Smith. She is currently seeking her Masters in Fine Arts at the University of Idaho.
Lynne Guillot Lynne Guillot is an award winning art photographer who specializes in outdoor, travel and macro photography. Her work has been seen in many Pacific Northwest galleries and exhibits. Her background also includes program development and teaching.
Bill Jollymore Bill Jollymore, Owner/Operating Manager, and son, Executive Chef Aaron Jollymore, have been in the food and beverage business for many years and love to share their talents with others at their restaurant, Jollymore's: A Dining Experience. This father/son team work wonderfully together.
Peg Kingery Peg Kingery is a member of and fly fishing instructor for programs sponsored by Kelly Creek Flycasters and Clearwater Fly Casters. She is also a member of Fly Fishers International, Trout Unlimited and is a fly fishing instructor for Casting for Recovery, North Idaho/Eastern Washington.
Carrie Kyser Carrie Lynn Kyser is a life-long learner and avid designer and artist. She has almost 20 years experience in acrylic painting and recently was the featured artist for the National Lentil Festival poster.
Vikki Landmark Vikki Landmark grew up swimming in the rivers of Idaho, spending time as a lifeguard and practicing synchronized swimming in college. Vikki's true passion is scuba diving. She is a dive master and teaches diving classes during the summer months. Vikki has been teaching water aerobics several years at the pool in her hometown of Kamiah, Idaho.
Barbara Leachman Barbara Leachman, Director of the North Central Idaho Small Business Development Center, has degrees in both Agribusiness and Business Education. She helps small businesses with marketing, feasibility, accounting, and small business management.
Myja Mahoney Myja Mahoney is an LC Valley artist, entrepreneur, and former Catholic bookstore owner. She has professionally painted artwork in various homes, and loves seeing what a difference paint can make in updating a home.
Gary McEwen Gary McEwen is an Idaho licensed physical therapist.  He graduated in 2000 with a Master’s Degree of Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine Florida, and began working for St. Mary’s Hospital and Clinics.  He has been in the Grangeville Physical Therapy office since May 2005, where he treats spine related injuries, pre and post-operative rehabilitation, sports injuries and preventative measures for chronic diseases.*
Jenneane Musegades Jenneane Musegades graduated from Metropolitan State University of Denver and from the University of Denver College of Law. She is licensed to practice law in Idaho and four other states, and has specialized in estate planning, for over 20 years.
Greg Paris Greg Paris is a fly fisherman and lifelong valley resident.
Becki Parks Becki Parks is passionate about the art of tatting. She enjoys tatting as much as she can and would like to inspire others to enjoy this centuries-old art.
Kate Patterson Kate Patterson, a long-time employee of Patt's Garden Center, is an avid gardener who enjoys experimenting with different gardening techniques.
Susan Pettit Susan Pettit has an Art Degree and is a freelance artist and illustrator, and runs her art business at S. Pettit Gallery in Clarkston. Her love of gardening and flowers flows into her art work. She is a published artist and author. Susan has taught art on both the college professional level and for fun to preschoolers. She has worked as a graphic designer/ illustrator for a very large publishing company, and a private telecommunications corporation. She has worked as a watercolorist and calligrapher for over 40 years.
Mark Ready Mark Ready is the President of the New Palouse Writers Group. He has written three books and many short stories. Mark has an Associate Degree in Major Appliance Repair. He works at WSU in the Dining Centers. He loves knowledge. Writing has changed his life. New friends. New interests. New outlook and ideas.
Sister Agnes Reichlin OSB Sr. Agnes Reichlin is an RN and has taken several herb and essential oil classes. She uses oils and herbs in many healing environments.
AJ Riley AJ Riley has 27 years of experience with ceramics and has taught ceramic classes for 17 years.
Keegan Schmidt Keegan Schmidt has taught geology for over eight years and focuses his research on the geologic history of Hell's Canyon and the region around it.
Taylor Schnuerle Taylor Schnuerle received his B.S., which his family told him he was full of anyway, in Art Practice from Portland State University in 2014. He has worked as a freelance designer and in his spare time creates digital art, acrylic paintings and relief prints.
Bernice Seward Bernice Seward is a local children's author and illustrator who has navigated the waters of self-publishing and has helped other authors do the same. A couple of her e-books have reached Amazon Bestseller ranking. She, also, enjoys creating collage and other forms of art.
Suzanne Sittner Suzanne Sittner is a Master Gardner and has been involved in Bonsai for over 15 years in the Seattle area. She brings with her the unique techniques to create works of art from various plants.
Tony Sittner Tony Sittner has been teaching a variety of classes for over 20 years in Idaho, Washington and California. He brings his 30 years of work in the printing industry to students teaching letterpress, book making, paper marbling, paper making and other art forms. An avid traveler and tour guide with over 15 trips to Europe, he also teaches European travel classes to make for a safe and informed trip.
Chris St Germaine
Chris St. Germaine Christina St Germaine holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Minnesota. After spending fifteen years in the field working to better mother nature she made a career switch to work to better the regions communities as an economic development professional. Chris has spent the past decade working to expand telecommunications capacity across the Nez Perce Reservation and surrounding area.. Chris's professional life is driven by forming proactive partnerships that leverage resources to meet identified needs; and, her personal passions revolve around having proudly raised a son who now serve us all in the Armed Forces, managing a local not for profit ski hill and gardening.
Norma Staaf Norma Staaf started her speaking career early by competing on her high school speech team, then participating in Toastmasters, and continuing through her three decades at the Forest Service where she gained extensive experience preparing and giving speeches to audiences, large and small.
Gary Thorgaard Gary Thorgaard has fished locally since 1979 and taught Fish Biology at WSU for over 30 years. Greg Paris is a fly fisherman and lifelong valley resident.
Rick Thorum Rick Thorum has a degree in Physical Geography from the University of Utah. He's worked at the National Parks at Grand Canyon, Death Valley, and Capitol Reef, and at the National Monuments of Cedar Breaks and Tempanogos Caves. Rick also enjoys playing the Harmonica and writing. He has had numerous articles, poems, and letters publsihed in both national and regional publications.
Carol Ann Wassmuth OSB Sr. Carol Ann Wassmuth has been a member of the Benedictine community for five decades. Until 1989, she worked in Catholic schools and parishes. Since then, she has coordinated the community's social justice program, led retreats and has actively managed the Monastery's 1000 forested acres.
Kathryn Weisberg Kathryn Weisberg grew up in the rural foothills of Mt. Diablo on her parents 2200 acre ranch, developing “my early and lasting love for nature" She lived and worked in the San Francisco Bay Area until 2005, when her yearning for a more nature-rooted lifestyle led her to Lake Pend Oreille in northern Idaho. Surrounded by the majestic Cabinet and Selkirk Mountains, she has kept a Studio for 10 years. She has traveled extensively through Central and South America, Europe, Scandinavia, and the Arctic always returning to the mountains and countryside of northern Idaho she has grown to love. Weisberg holds degrees in Fine Art, Business and Psychology. She has been showing internationally since the early 1990s. Her work has been exhibited widely in both solo and group exhibitions in Idaho, California, Vancouver, Ontario, Colorado, South Carolina Vermont, in London and Beijing, China.
Carla Wilkins Carla Wilkins is the Grangeville Outreach Coordinator for LCSC. She has traveled to ten foreign countries and to many US cities. She no longer checks a bag and since downsizing, has found traveling much more enjoyable.*

Jeff & Carla Wilkins Jeff & Carla Wilkins have been ballroom dancing since the 80's. They have taught a number of dance classes together and Carla taught dancing at Sts. Peter & Paul School for seventeen years.
Elijah Zeida Elijah Zeida has owned and operated Clearwater Computers, LLC for the last seven years. His clients include two local internet service providers, an IT company in North Dakota, as well as serving the Clearwater Region. Elijah has also taught beginning to advanced computer classes on a variety of subjects.