Meet Our Staff:









Rashmi Raghuwanshi ~ Afternoon Teacher



Denise DeSart-Strasser ~ Preschool Aide














  name is Rashmi Raghuwanshi.  This is my 3rd year as a teacher at Christ Lutheran Preschool.  I have 5 years of teaching experience.  I have done my Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Education degrees from India.  I have done my Master's in Hindi Literature.

     I love teaching and believe that learning has to be fun and engaging.  A little about my husband is a Software Engineer.  I have a 12 year old daughter.  I enjoy dancing, cooking and spending time with my family.




  I began working at Christ Lutheran Preschool in August, 2018.  I received my BA from Augsburg in Elementary Education with a Kindergarten Endorsement.  I have over 30 year of teaching in Parochial schools.  I have taught all grades from preschool to 6th grade, spending most of those years in early education.

  I am married with a daughter and son.  I live in St. Paul with my husband and son.  My daughter lives in Tempe, AZ.  My husband is a Computer Consultant.  I enjoy reading books, taking learning vacations and knitting.