Degrees and Certifications:

2nd Grade Teachers

Ms. Susan Hunt (1st row 1st):

Hi! I am Susan Hunt and I am excited to be your child’s teacher this year.  I have been teaching at Baucom for 24 years.  It is such a special place and I love the family feel. I graduated from Meredith College in December 1998 and went to Millbrook High School in Raleigh.  I am an avid swimmer and as a side job I teach swim lessons.  I live in Apex with my 8 pound pup, Molly.  I go to the beach often as my parents live in Ocean Isle.



Ms. Gerri Primak (1st row 2nd over):

Hi! I am Gerri Primak and thrilled to be in 2nd grade again this year. This will be my 6th year at Baucom. I have been in the education field for over 20 years! I grew up in Pittsburgh, PA and have since lived in Maryland, Massachusetts, and a few other cities in NC! I attended Penn State for undergrad and University of Maryland for my Masters. I live in Apex with my husband, two teenagers (currently attending Apex Friendship High) and my cat, Hazel! 



Ms. Cathy Thibeault (2nd row 1st):

I am originally from Michigan. My husband and I have 5 kids together. I've been teaching for 17 years. I love to spend time with my family, friends  and my two dogs Bella and Harley.  



Ms. Elizabeth Frost (2nd row 2nd over):

Hello! My name is Elizabeth Frost. This will be my 14th year teaching and 4th year at Baucom. I grew up in Rochester, New York and graduated from UNC Chapel Hill with a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education. I earned my National Board Certification in 2021. I love teaching reading and helping my students find a passion for books. Personally, I live in Apex with my husband, Martin, and two kids, Dylan (11) and Graham (7). I enjoy cooking, exercising, traveling, and spending time with my family. We are always looking for our next big adventure.

I can’t wait to partner with your family this year and SOAR to new heights!



Ms. Diana Hosterman (2nd row 3rd over): 

I am so excited to begin my 4th year in 2nd grade at Baucom, but my 16th year overall!  I love this school and community so much! My husband, Mike (Coach), and I love working together and bringing our daughters to Baucom!  I grew up in East Palestine, Ohio and attended Youngstown State University. I started my teaching career in Ohio and earned my Masters in reading from YSU.  I am so happy to now call Apex my home. I live in Apex with my husband, and my daughters, Joy (8), Josie (6), June (1). I love going to the beach and spending time with my family.