Kristie Fetterly knows first hand how an innovative, imaginative, creative, caring, empathetic teacher bucking the traditional in education can change a young person’s life. Back in the day, a certain Mr. Bergh played that role when Kristie started her senior year in high school. Today, as the Site Director for Hawaiʻi Technology Academy’s Maui Campus (HTA), and a member of the Hawaiʻi Innovative Leaders Network, she is bravely and boldly leading her school community into a bright future full of possibilities and great promises. This episode was edited by students in the Hawk Media Program at Kealakehe Intermediate, near Kona.