Position: Sixth Grade Teacher
School: Coyote Creek Elementary School
School District: Douglas County School District
City, State: Highlands Ranch, Colorado
About the Nominee: This is the second year Holly Lehr has been nominated for LifeChanger of the Year. She was previously nominated in 2015-16. Mrs. Lehr continually strives for excellence in all aspects of her role as a sixth grade teacher. She continually integrates personalized learning for her students, and she collaborates with other teachers to bring rich learning experiences to her students. Mrs. Lehr is always using her own creativity to plan engaging opportunities for students, and she nurtures the creativity in each of her students as well. She is a valuable team member in her building, always offering positive suggestions for improving the school community. She knows how to collaborate with students and staff at Coyote Creek in an encouraging and helpful way. Mrs. Lehr always has a smile to offer and makes life a little brighter for everyone!