Subjects Taught
Fourth Grade, Homework, Math, Reading, Science, Social Studies, Word Study


M.S. Educational Computing-SUNY@Buffalo- Buffalo, NY

B.S. Elementary Education K-6-SUNY@Fredonia-Fredonia, NY

Associate's degree in Liberal Arts-Niagara County Community College, Niagara Falls, NY


This is my 22nd year of teaching.  I have taught 6,7,8 Reading, 5th grade, 4th grade, 2nd grade and 1st grade.  In North Carolina, I have taught at Hunters Creek Elementary 5 years (with Mrs. Brown), Silverdale Elementary (9 years), Meadow View Elementary (This is my first year here!)


I am originally from Western New York, near Buffalo/Niagara Falls area.  I have lived and taught in NC for 16 years.  I have taught everything from First grade through Eighth grade, with the exception of Third Grade.  In NC, I have only taught Second and Fourth grades. My favorite color is turquoise, and I love anything Medieval such as castles, dragons, kings/queens etc.

I am married to a retired Marine named Jim and I have two step-daughters.  Shyanne attends college at Washington State University, and Olivia is a senior at White Oak High School.  Olivia is also the Sr. Drum Major for the Marching Vikings.