Phone: 816-316-8085


Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Gardner

Kiersten Gardner

(816) 316-8085



1st grade teacher


Years of teaching experience:

This is my second year at Truman! This year I have switched from teaching second grade to first grade.

Area of expertise

Elementary Education with a Language Arts concentration


Educational background

2014 Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, Park University



Graduated Cum Laude with undergraduate


Why I Chose Education as My Career of Choice

I have wanted to teach ever since I was a kid!


Personal Interests

In my spare time, I enjoy exploring Kansas City and watching the Royals.  I also spend a lot of my time with my dog, Lily.