Leadership - Principal
Matt Koenigsknecht is thrilled to be a part of the CRES community. He comes from a family of many educators, and he is excited to continue that work here in the Valley. Matt taught 2nd, 3rd, and 5th grades and grew into a Teacher Leader while working for Denver Public Schools, earning Mile High Teacher of the Year and Distinguished Teaching awards from DPS along the way. He also served as an assistant principal in DPS. He attended Washington University in St. Louis for undergrad, where he played varsity football and studied Political Science and Psychology.
Matt and his wife recently welcomed their first child and are excited about starting a family in this amazing community. He enjoys skiing, fishing, hiking, biking, camping, climbing, team sports, and wearing silly socks. His favorite book is To Kill a Mockingbird and he also enjoys listening to and playing music.
Learn more about Matt from this article in the Post Independent from the beginning of the 2015-16 school year: