Mrs. Mentink is the district’s Speech-Language Pathologist. She serves students with a variety of speech and/or language impairments. Check out the links on the side of this page for more informaiton on Speech & Language!
Mrs. Mentink is the head speech coach, junior class sponsor, and the assistant one-act director. She is also the coordinator of the TeamMates Mentoring program. She loves the small school atmosphere which allows her do so many different things!
Mrs. Mentink is a graduate of Osceola High School. She graduated with her bachelor’s degree in Communication Disorders from the University of Nebraska-Omaha and her master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Mrs. Mentink is a member of the American Speech-Language & Hearing Association (ASHA) and the Nebraska Speech-Language & Hearing Association (NSHLA). Mrs. Mentink holds a Birth-21 Nebraska Teaching Certificate, Nebraska State Speech-Language Pathology License, and National Certificate of Clinical Competency from the ASHA.
Mrs. Mentink lives in Osceola with her husband, Kyle, daughter, Daphne, and two dogs, Luke & Mogli. She loves to read, travel, golf, and craft. Her favorite books include: The Harry Potter Series, To Kill a Mockingbird, Oh the Place You'll Go, The Hungry Caterpillar, Judy Moody, The My Weird School Series and The Sigma Force Series (James Rollins). So far she has visited 4 continents, 13 countries, and 29 US States. Next she would like to travel to Italy, Brazil, or Russia.
Click below to see a slideshow of Mrs. Mentink's travel pictures. Mrs. Mentink's Travel Pictures