Degrees and Certifications:
Welcome everyone, I hope you had a wonderful and restful summer and are ready for 2020/2021!
A little bit about me:
I am extremely excited to be entering my 3rd year at the Deer Valley Unified School District and my first at Deer Valley Middle School. I grew up in AZ and went to several schools in the Peoria School District. I am married with two boys ages 18 and 15, and an 11 year old daughter. All of my children attend schools in the Deer Valley District. I am extrmely excited about how close I will be living to the Deer Valley Middle School community.
I have an Associates Degree from Glendale Community College, undergraduate degree from Arizona State University in Secondary education (6-12 Social Studies) and a Master’s Degree in Athletic Administration and Coaching from Concordia University Irvine. I am in my second course of my Doctorate and am having a blast being back in school! This will be my 12th year teaching, but my first year with Deer Valley Middle School. I am extremely excited to help Principal Backus fuflil his vision of the school.
My Interests and Hobbies:
I coach Varsity football at Cortez High School and we look to be very competitive this year! I have coached MS and HS sports in the valley for well over 12 years. I love watching ASU football, Arizona Christian University football, OUAZ football and Arizona Cardinals football. The Sun's look promising this year as well and I am excited to see how they play!
I am excited meet all of you this year! GO COLTS!