Dana Beussink



Educational Background:

I attended Leopold K-12, graduating in 2000. I graduated from SEMO in 2004 with a Bachelor of Science in Education, Exceptional Child. In 2013 I graduated from SEMO with my Masters in Special Education. In 2017 I graduated with my Masters in Administration from Semo.

Teaching Experience:

I taught in St. Louis for a year for the Special School District. When I moved back to the Southeast Missouri area I taught for Perry County District 32 for 7 years. In 2012, I began teaching for Leopold Elementary. In 2019 I began serving as Principal.

Plans for this year:

I would like to provide our students with a welcoming and caring environment and look forward to watching all students learn.


I am married to Alan Beussink, and I have two sons, Cohen and Finn.

Other Interests/Hobbies

I love to read, enjoy spending time with my family, and traveling.

Memorable Events

Married 8/5/06

Cohen was born 12/28/08

Finn was born 6/7/14


Last updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2019