I've been teaching for 30 years....Yes, many things have changed over time. However, one thing remains the same over the years...."kids first". I feel fortunate to have taught 5th grade, 3rd grade, middle school, and special education.
I have my Bachelor's and Master's in Education. My endorsements are in ELL, Severe and Profound, Cross-Categorical Special Education, and Early Childhood. I have attended ASU, NAU, and UofA.
I've been married to Charlie for 25 years. We have two children, Jimmy and Annie. We enjoy family fun nights with life long friends and and vacationing together in the summer.
I feel honored to have been selected as 2009-2010 Teacher of the Year for Deer Valley Unified School District.
Nominated for Arizona Teacher of the Year, 2010.
The Breyer Law Firm Teacher of the Month for February, 2018.
The Breyer Law Firm Teacher of the Month Nomination for February, 2018.