Degrees and Certifications:
I grew up in a small town in eastern North Carolina called Warsaw. I went to school there until after high school. I went to ECU for my undergraduate degree. After teaching a few years in Greenville, SC, I earned at Masters degree in gifted education from Converse College in Spartanburg, SC.
I started at JG in 2003 as a part-time reading teacher. Throughout the years I have had different roles from reading specialist, fifth grade classroom teacher and now AIG teacher. I have 2 children. My daughter Grayson is in graduate school at UNCC and my son Bennett is a sophomore at NCSU. My third child aka Sully is a brown labradoodle with lots of puppy energy. My husband Mitch and I are enjoying the “empty nest” by going to the Ocracoke more often as well as exploring other places.