Degrees and Certifications:
Associates Degree: General Studies Bachelors Degree: Social Science with an education concentration Masters Degree: M.A.T (Masters of Arts in Teaching)
I grew up in a very small rural town in Ohio. After graduating high school I joined the Marine Corps. At 19, I was stationed in Japan for a year. I then went to North Carolina, California, Greece, Arizona, and Florida. I spent 4 years in the Marine Corps and then moved to California. I lived in San Jose for 3 years and recieved my Associates Degree from Mission College. My son was born there in 2003. My family then moved back to North Carolina. My daughter was born in 2008. I earned my bachelors degree in Social Sciences with an education concentration from Ashford University. I went on to earn my Masters degree in teaching from UNCW. I got married last year. My husband has two boys. We also have 2 dogs, a cat, and 2 fish.
I began teaching 2nd grade at Northwoods Elementary last January. In Octorber I moved to EC.
I enjoy spending time with my family, reading, being outside, crafting, and bargain shopping.