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St Paul Westlake School


27993 Detroit Ave, Westlake, OH 44145

8:30am - 4:00pm

Monday - Friday

Mrs. Sue DeSimpelare, M.A.

Sue grew up in Muir, Michigan. She received her B.S. degree from Concordia College, Ann Arbor, MI with a major in Elementary Education; and her M.A. in Early Childhood Education from Kent State University. Prior to coming to St. Paul, Sue taught various levels at Lutheran Schools in Florida, Michigan, and New Jersey.
Her husband Larry is a former NCAA Division 1 basketball coach (which took them all over the US) and currently is the Commissioner of the Crossroads League. Sue and Larry are active members at St. Paul Lutheran Church and their children are graduates of St. Paul Lutheran School. Tyler attends Lutheran West and Abby, a Lutheran West 2016 grad, attends Taylor University and a member of their volleyball program.

Sue enjoys spending time with her family, coaching various sports at St. Paul, and attending many sporting events.