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 married Jesse in 2017. He has 2 boys. We also have 3 dogs, 2 cats, and 1 fish. We definitely have a house full! I began teaching 2nd grade at Northwoods Elementary last in 2017. In Octorber of 2018 I moved to EC.
I enjoy spending time with my family, reading, being outside, crafting, and bargain shopping.