Trina Dibbini, originally from Baldwin, Kansas where she graduated from high school, proceeded to Salina, Kansas where she currently lives. She received a degree in Elementary Education and a degree in Psychological Services from Kansas Wesleyan University in 2002. She also received a Master's Degree in Educational Administration from Fort Hays State University in 2010 and English as a Second Language from Kansas State University in 2010. Trina Dibbini currently teaches 6th grade reading and social studies in Salina, Kansas. She has been teaching for 9 years and has taught 1st grade, 4th grade, 8th grade history, and 6th grade reading and social studies. Trina Dibbini also coached sports at various levels. She has been a middle school basketball coach, high school volleyball coach, and a college volleyball coach. She worked as a drug and alcohol counselor for St. Francis Academy boys home; led support groups, interventions, and one on one counseling sessions. She has worked with students and families of all ages and believes that all students, any age and level, can learn. She is married and has two amazing children.