Cindy Hansen

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Cindy has been honored to serve God as a teacher and principal in PK-12 public education (Illinois and Minnesota) since 2000. She is currently the principal of Pine Island Elementary in Pine Island, Minnesota. Her research interests include principal career paths, employee turnover, and social, emotional, and spiritual health of both students and adults.

Started at Bethel



  • University of Northwestern St. Paul - B.A. Elementary Education and Bible, 2000
  • University of Illinois Springfield - M.A. Educational Leadership, 2011
  • Bethel University - Ed.D. K-12 Educational Leadership, 2017