28 years teaching experience in grades Kindergarten-3rd

Prior career - 12 years in Accounting

Degrees and Certifications

Bachelor of Arts Degree - English

Multiple Subject Teaching Credential

Crosscultural, Language and Academic Development Certificate

Master of Science Degree in Education - Specialization: Elementary Reading & Literacy

Reading Recovery Certification

Awards and Recognitions

Chet F. Harritt Teacher Of The Year - 2004, 2008, 2012

S.D. County WHO (We Honor Our Own) Award