Kindergarten-3rd Grade Principal
Anna Cooksey, M.S.Ed., is the K-3 principal at WSA. She moved to Utah from Kansas City in 2017 and joined the Wallace Stegner Academy team as a first-grade teacher that same year. She has over 10 years of experience in education, in a range of roles including paraprofessional, teacher, teacher lead, and instructional coach. Mrs. Cooksey received a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from Viterbo University in La Crosse, Wisconsin, and a Master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction from WGU. She holds a professional level 2 teaching license in the state of Utah and is Highly Qualified. Mrs. Cooksey has a passion for forming strong, positive relationships with all students and strives to do what is best for each individual child. She enjoys supporting teachers in providing a quality education for all students. In her free time, Mrs. Cooksey loves to travel, read, and spend time with her family and friends.