Lindsay Wesner joined the Orozco team as a Middle School Language Arts teacher in the winter of 2017. She previously worked in theatre companies across the country as an actor and educator before beginning her CPS teaching career as a Middle School Social Studies teacher in North Lawndale. Mrs. Wesner loves to bring the arts into the classroom at every opportunity and is thrilled to be working with the wonderful staff, students, and parents at Orozco.
Mrs. Wesner earned a BA degree in English and Theatre from Taylor University before studying Jewish Studies at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Israel. After returning to the United States, she completed a Master of Arts degree in Teaching at National Louis University in Chicago in order to transition from a career in theatre to the classroom. In her spare time, she loves to cook, eat, travel and play board games with her family.