Mrs. Chedsey (formerly Grotrian) was born and raised in Nebraska, where she received her Associate’s Degree in Human Services. She then moved to Austin, Texas in 2002, and began her teaching career as a lead Pre-K teacher at a local private preschool. After teaching Pre-K for five years, she then earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Learning and Development from the University of Texas at Austin; ESL/EC-6th certified. This is her 8th year of teaching 4th grade at Oak Hill Elementary. Jackie enjoys hiking and running with her dog Racer, playing volleyball, spending time with her daughter and husband, attending live music shows, Husker football, reading, and making fun new memories with her family and friends in Austin and back home in Nebraska.
In June of 2015, the former Ms. Grotrian married the love of her life, Craig. Below is a picture of the new Mr. and Mrs. Chedsey with her family. They are also excited to announce that on May 28th, 2016, they welcomed their first child, Violet Geran Chedsey.