Mrs. Bunnel is a Title One Reading Teacher for USD #365. She is also a certified Reading Recovery(R) Teacher Leader working with Reading Recovery Teachers from 11 school districts in eastern Kansas. She has a Bachelor Degree in Elementary Education from Emporia State University, a Master of Elementary Reading from Emporia State University and a Master of Educational Leadership from Pittsburgh State University.
She is married to Randy Bunnel and lives on a farm south of Welda. The Bunnel farm operation includes crop farming and a cow/calf herd. Mrs. Bunnel enjoys singing with her church choir, sewing, gardening, and cooking.
Mr. & Mrs. Bunnel have two children, Josh and Kelli. Josh and his wife, Stefania, live in Arlington, TX. Josh is a currently pursuing a Master Degree in Athletic Training at the University of Texas-Arlington and Stefania is a LVN at Keller Oaks Healthcare Center. Daughter Kelli and her husband, Mark, live in San Diego, CA. Kelli is a civilian ER nurse at the Navy Medical Center in San Diego. Mark is a part of the United States Navy Military Sealift Command.