Amber Haluska has been an adjunct instructor at Saint Mary's University of Minnesota since 2013. She received her undergraduate degree in Psychology, her Master of Science in Education, and her Educational Specialist degree in School Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. She completed the Principal and Director of Special Education licensure program from St. Cloud State University.
She began her professional career as a school psychologist for the St. Croix River Education District (SCRED). Haluska then took on the role of program director for a Setting IV program, servicing students with significant behavioral needs. While at SCRED, she was involved in many additional projects, including providing staff development training to teachers, writing due process guiding documents, and developing additional programs for rising student needs. For the 2015-2016 school year, she will be stepping into a new role as an assistant principal at a middle school level, which includes overseeing special education within the building.