Dawnelle Butler is beginning her third year as a Blacksmith. She studied at Texas Christian University and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in education. For the past 19 years, Mrs. Butler has taught Pre-K through Third grade in both public and private school settings. Last year, she received her certification in Computer Science and enjoys incorporating technology into her classroom on a daily basis. Dawnelle is a native Texan, but always enjoys the opportunity to travel with her husband and two sons. She is passionate about learning and loves to help her students cultivate their independence while exploring their interests in learning.