Mr. Burkee is our interim principal. Mr. Burkee graduated from Concordia College in River Forest, Illinois in 1981. He did masters work at Concordia University Wisconsin in Educational Technology. Mr. Burkee has been in Lutheran ministry for 40 years. Thirty six of those forty years were spent a a principal and six years as a teacher. It is interesting to note that the six years spent as a teacher were spent at St. John Lutheran in south St. Louis. Mr. Burkee states that it is almost like coming home by coming back to St. Louis.
Mr. Burkee is married to Cathy Burkee and they have been blessed with six children and five grandchildren. All of their children are married.