Chelby Benson

Theatre Instructor

Chelby is a Visual Arts Instructor at Woodridge High School. She was recognized one of Summit County’s All Star Teaching Team members and awarded Summit County Rookie Teacher of the Year in 2014. At Woodridge Miss Benson runs the Drama Club, as well as is the Artistic Director for The Fall Play and Spring Musical, and the Junior Class Advisor.  Prior to coming to Woodridge, Miss Benson has taught Visual Arts for Elementary Students in Lorain at Summit Academies, and taught High School as was a long-term sub in Medina County as well as for Brunswick City Schools. She enjoys painting, ceramics, scenic design, directing, singing, dancing, hiking, and being silly.  Miss B is excited to provide students hands-on art experiences in Summer Camps here at Weathervane.  She is also a board member at the Cuyahoga Valley Arts Center.