I am eager to find relevance, freedom, and creativity in my work to contribute to the greater good of education. Colleagues seek me out for advice, encouragement, and service. Students seek me out for guidance in writing, recommendations for reading, and connections to both in their content areas of study. I thrive on helping others achieve, which is why teaching is my passion.
- I am a Fulbright Distinguished Teacher.
- I am dedicated to enthusiastic and dynamic teaching as a means of creating and nurturing a lifelong love of knowledge.
- I am an experienced Teacher-Leader, planning for and conducting meetings, facilitating professional development seminars, and mentoring colleagues.
- I am skilled in teaching grades 5-12 throughout a 21-year teaching career.