Degrees and Certifications:
My first degree was completed in 1980, a Bachelor of Science, Majoring in Business Management and Marketing, Fontbonne University in St. Louis.
Later, I completed an Associates Degree in Computer Science at Everett Community College, Microsoft Business Applications and Networking.
In 2006, I completed my K-8 Teaching Certificate at Western Washington University. The following year, I finished my ELL Endorsement there.
In 2011, I recieved my Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Lesley University of Boston, Massachusetts.
The next year, I obtained my Professional Teaching Certification through Seattle Pacific University.
This is my 12th year teaching in the Mukilteo School District. The same district my kids attended and where I have lived since 1990.