English Language Arts Teacher
I graduated from Newman University in May of 2000.
I earned my Master's degree from Emporia State University in December of 2013.
Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education
Master of Science, Reading Specialist
I began teaching at Iola Middle School in November of 2005. I teach 7th grade English Language Arts and a mixed 7th/8th grade Creative Writing class.
Prior to this teaching position, I taught from August 2000 until May 2005 at Royster Middle School in Chanute, Kansas. I taught 7th and 8th grade English Language Arts. During my time at Chanute, I was also a JV volleyball coach and both a JV and Varsity softball coach at Chanute High School. I also coached two seasons of eighth grade volleyball at Royster.
I have been married for thirteen years and have two children, a son and a daughter.