English Instructor


Jess Santala

Biography: Aaniin! I started my teaching journey at Bemidji State back in 2011 as a teaching assistant, and then as a graduate assistant at MSU. I've had opportunities to teach as English Faculty at BSU and previously as the Reading and Writing Coach at Leech Lake Tribal College. I'm excited to be the resident nerd here at LLTC and I Look forward to meeting you!

LLTC Anniversary: 08/23/2023

Degrees: M.F.A. in Creative Writing, Minnesota State University, Duluth, Mankato, MN, 2013, B.A. in Political Science, Bemidji State University, Bemidji, MN, 2010

Courses Taught: English Composition I and II, Creative Writing