Annie Kupeyan was born and raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota. One of six children, she attended the University of Minnesota and Washburn University, graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education and Music. As the wife of a pastor, Annie has lived in several states including California where she taught Physical Education, Music, and Fifth Grade. For the past several years she has taught at Latham Christian Academy, instructing students from kindergarten through twelfth grade in various subjects. She and her husband are the parents of three children: Joel, Samuel, and Aline, as well as one granddaughter. As a teacher she feels that “the heart of education is the education of the heart” and considers it a privilege to share Christ with her students.