Rock Valley College

Whiz Kids Faculty

Whiz Kids

Angelic Organics Learning Center helps people build local food systems. The Learning Center offers opportunities to grow healthy food, connect with farmers & the land, learn agricultural & leadership skills, and gain a better quality of life. For information or to get involved, visit .

Burpee Museum of Natural History began as a Works Progress Administration project of the 1930’s. Burpee is a natural history museum specializing in paleontology, geology, biology and Native American life.

Elite Defense Systems was founded by Matthew J. Numrich. As a certified instructor of Jeet Kune Do (JKD) & Filipino Martial Arts, he has spoken nationally & invited to teach instructors of the Federal Air Marshall's Chicago office. Learn more at

The Fitness Zone, managed & owned by Kevin & Brenda Burns strives to provide you with convenience, affordability & quality. Through their classes, they teach the importance of health & activity.

Inger Langsholt is a well-respected private instruction piano teacher, joining RVC in 1978. Inger was instrumental in developing piano lessons in a group setting, and her programming has been duplicated in several Colleges.

Sue Michaelsen is a licensed Massage Therapist with advanced training in athletic training, injury assistance, sports & orthopedic massage therapy. Sue has trained with the top expert medical doctors & masters of Asian healing arts in China, Canada, & the USA.

Rockford Art Museum's programs involve collection, exhibition and education. Located inside Riverfront Museum Park, RAM offers 17,000 square feet of exhibition space within its three galleries. For more information visit .

Rockford Dance Company, also located inside Riverfront Museum Park, is a premier professional ballet company and resident of the Coronado Theater. The company conducts classes in ballet, modern, jazz, tap and hip hop – as well as offering community-based performance opportunities & education.