Years in Education

  • 19 years, with 17 years teaching my favorite grade - second!

Years with Yorkshire Academy

  • 7th year!

Educational Background

  • Purdue University, B.S.
  • University of Houston, M.Ed.
  • Grades 1–6 Certification

Awards/Specialized Training/Inservice Specialities

  • Apple Teacher Certification/MAC and iPad training
  • ESL Certification
  • Gifted/Talented Training
  • Sherwood Elementary Teacher of the Year
  • District Activboard Trainer
  • Designing and Delivering Effective Instruction Facilitator
  • TCEA (Texas Computer Education Association)/CAMT (Conference for the Advancement of Mathematics Training)
  • Texas Lifetime PTA Award
  • Seesaw Ambassador

Special Interests

  • I am passionate about nutrition
  • I love to walk or ride my bike daily
  • The Houston Texans!

Fun Facts

  • I have been married for 38 years and have two grown children, a wonderful daughter-in-law, and a beautiful granddaughter too!. My daughter is getting married this year!
  • I love games and puzzles.
  • I am a Hoosier!