Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor degree from Appalachian State University
I am originally from Elkin North Carolina. I began my teaching career at Brooks Elementary in Raleigh, where I taught 1st grade for four years. I transferred to Salem Elementary when it first opened in 2000 and have been there ever since. In the year 2002, I became a Nationally Board Certified teacher and renewed my certification in 2012. I have loved teaching 1st grade for the last 21 years, For the 2017-18 school year, I am starting a new and exciting chapter in my teacher career. I will be teaching Kindergarten! I live in Apex with my husband Lee, my three children Brian, Morgan, Addison, and four dogs Avery, Molly, Charlotte and Ruger.