Meet the Coaches
Mrs. Giegler: Mrs Giegler is the head coach. She was once a part of the Fremd speech team as a competitor (Prose and Special Occassion Speaking) when she was in high school and was thrilled to come back as part of the coaching staff. She teachers science and Fremd and will be coaching a variety events including Radio Poetry and Impromtu this year. If you have any questions about the team, please contact her at mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr. Craddock: Mr. Craddock also competed on a speech team in high school (he went to Hersey in Arlington Heights) and tried out many events until he found his untapped talent in Original Comedy. He has been coaching for as long as he has been teaching and his competitors have seen great success. He is a science teacher at Fremd and will be coaching a variety of events but LOVES Humorous Interpretations and Original Comedy this year. You can check out his debut appearance teaching chemistry on the Bozo show HERE.
Mr. Cavalieri: Mr. Cavalieri or Cav as we call him has been working with the speech team ever since he joined Fremd. He is an English teacher here at Fremd and his fabulous ability to edit papers and find great literature will be welcomed in his events. This year he will be coaching a variety of events including Original Oratory and Prose.
Ms Quinn: Ms Quinn did speech team when she was in high school at Rolling Meadows and was excited to join our coaching staff when she started at Fremd. She works with the musical as well so while she is a little harder to find at first, she is awesome about working with schedules and really knows her stuff!
Ms Hotchkin: A former Fremd speechie, Ms Hotchkin was thrilled to come back and coach. As a student she competed in Humorous Interpretation and loves to pass on her knowledge. She has also been great about working with all of the acting events and loves finding new pieces!