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Staff and Biographies


Martin Straub

Bachelors degree from FHSU Masters degree from Wichita State University
Experience: 32 years in education (8 years parochial / 24 years public)
KMC - 8 years: Taught social studies, was Athletic Director for 1.5 years. Coached football, wrestling, and track at Kapaun Mount Carmel, Wichita, KS.
Derby High School - 2 years: Associate Principal
Hays High School - 22 years: Assistant Principal 19 years, Principal 3 years.
Married to Mary (Bruggeman) Straub for 31 years, she is a reading teacher at Roosevelt Elementary. Three daughters, Stacia, Allie, and Arin. One son-in-law, Matt, and one grandson, Hudson

Assistant Principal

John Linn

Bachelor's degree in Business Education from FHSU
Master's Degree in Educational Administration from FHSU
Experience: 31st year in education
Bucklin High School, 13 years as Business Teacher/Coach/A.D.
Bonner Springs High School, 1 year as Business Teacher/Coach
Victoria High School, 6 years as Business Teacher/Coach 5 years as Principal/A.D.
Royal Valley Middle School, 5 years as Principal
Hays High School, 1st year as Assistant Principal
Married to Sonya for 32 years. Sonya is a 1st grade teacher at Roosevelt Elementary School.
One son: Derek, senior at Wichita State University
One daughter: Erika, 7th grader at Hays Middle School
Six brothers and one sister.

Assistant Principal / Athletic Director

Lance Krannawitter

Graduated from Hoxie High School in Hoxie, KS. Bachelors and Master’s degrees from FHSU.
US Peace Corps volunteer teacher, Tanzania, Africa- 2 years
ELL teacher, Seoul, South Korea- 1 year
ELL text book editor, Seoul, South Korea- 1 year
Science, math, tech teacher/ Coach, Luray/Lucas Elem. -8 years
Science/Tech teacher, Riley County Jr High School-1 year
K-5 Principal, Colby Grade School – 7 years
Asst. Principal/Communications Director/ Athletic Director, Colby HS – 3 years
Married to Miran. Have two children, Erin and Jason.