Visual Arts Teacher
Chelsey Farnum is the art teacher at McKinley-Thatcher, and has worked here since 2021. Chelsey is originally from Fort Collins, where her family still lives. She went to college at UNC to study Acting and Education, and met her husband, Jordan, there. Chelsey loves to work at McT for many reasons, but she really loves how she gets to know EVERY student in the school! Before working here, Chelsey worked at The Academy of Charter Schools in Westminster, teaching art to both elementary and junior high students.
Some of Chelsey ‘s favorite things include travelling, music, and making people laugh. When she is not at school, Chelsey likes to spend her time in her art studio, and travelling to new places.