Debra Luetmer of Morris won two consecutive $1000 scholarships from the Arc Stevens County’s Scholarship Program; one in 2011 and one in 2012. Debra used her scholarships to help her earn a teaching license in Early Childhood Special Education through St. Cloud State University’s “5th year teaching license” master’s degree program.
Debra worked with adults with special needs in Stevens County through Prairie Community Services for 20 years and provided child care for children with special needs in her in-home child care setting. Debra is currently working full-time as the Early Childhood Special Education teacher in Benson, MN. Debra provides services for children from birth through kindergarten.