Karin Ballinger

“A good education provides tools necessary for success; a great education provides these tools through individualized innovation.”

Karin completed a Bachelor of Science in Education, a Masters in Education, and postgraduate work from Ashland University, Walsh University, and St Andrew’s College. She has also taught research writing at The Ohio State University and served the Ohio Department of Education as a literacy consultant, literacy coach, and professional development presenter. Karin had a successful 36-year career teaching advanced middle and high school language arts students in central Ohio before relocating to Wellington. As a long-standing horse show mom, she sees the value in providing individualized instruction to accommodate students’ educations and goals while competing.