Name: Kristin Straut
School: Coosa Elementary School
Years working in education: 16 years at Coosa Elementary School and five years at Lady's Island Elementary.
What do you do when you're not teaching? I enjoy spending time with my family. I have been married for 20 years to Matthew Straut, and we have two children, Hannah, 16, and Benjamin, 11. My children are involved in volleyball, baseball, basketball and golf. When I'm not running around with my children, I enjoy playing tennis, going to the beach and spending time at our pool.
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