Hobble Creek’s 2011-2012 Crystal Apple goes to Mrs. Linda Pugh, a second grade teacher. The award was presented by Craig Harvey and is sponsored by Horace Mann Insurance and the Nebo Education Association. Teachers on the faculty who are members of the association nominate their peers for this award.
Linda was raised in Kearns, Utah. She graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education. She has been a teacher for eight years, all at Hobble Creek Elementary. This past summer, Mrs. Pugh finished an Arts Endorsement through Southern Utah University. Before coming to Hobble Creek she was a substitute teacher in Jordan and Nebo School District while raising her children.
Linda is married to Michael Pugh. They are the parents of one son, Matt, and one daughter, Katie. She resides in Mapleton, Utah. Linda is a kind and loving teacher who is dedicated to her students. She is always trying new ideas and lessons to help them further their education and life skills. Congratulations Linda Pugh!