My name is Christy Ness (Miss. Christy). I grew up in Marion, and graduated from Linn-Mar in 2005. I have degrees in Early Childhood and Elementary Education and also an endorsement in Early Childhood Special Education from the University of Northern Iowa. I also graduated from UNI with my Masters in Early Childhood Education. I am loyal to the UNI Panthers! I have been teaching since 2010 and a preschool teacher in the Little Lions Program at Novak since 2014. Along with teaching I am also an assistant cheerleading coach at Linn-Mar high school, GO LIONS!