Erica Lehner

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Erica Lehner graduated from the University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse in 1996 with a BS in English Education and a minor in ESL. After a year of teaching middle and high school, she began working with CRU (formerly Campus Crusade for Christ) at the University of Wisconsin Madison, Minnesota State University Moorhead, and UW River Falls. Teaching has also lead her overseas where she spent 6 years working at a university in China. In 2011 Erica received her MA-ESL from Hamline University While at Hamline Erica received a grant from the Minnesota Literacy Council to do research on the retention of second language learners in distance learning programs. She has been teaching adult EL learners in the Twin Cities since 2009 and currently teaches adult learners at Metro South ABE in Bloomington. Erica resides in Burnsville with her husband and 3 children. They enjoy hiking, camping and leading a ministry at their church designed to help connect and with the larger church body.

Started at Bethel



  • University of Wisconsin_LaCrosse - BS Education, 1996
  • Hamline University - MA ESL, 2011

Certificates and Licenses

K-12 ESL Licensure

6-12 English Licensure