'I am so blessed that Moldova found me'
Brea Steinkamp is an Iowa girl, but holds a place for Europe in her heart. Steinkamp, 24, is an English teacher for the Peace Corps in Moldova, a small country in Eastern Europe.
Steinkamp, the daughter of Dean and Dana Steinkamp and sister of Ryan, attended St. Malachy School in Creston for nine years. She is a 2007 Creston High School graduate, and earned her associate degree from Southwestern Community College. She graduated from Northwest Missouri State University with a degree in secondary social sciences, and is certified to teach history, geography, government and sociology.