-Norwayne High School (Creston, OH) 2001-2005 -Ashland High School (Ashland, OH) 2005-Current
I believe in meeting kids where they are...for me this means using technology and non-traditional approaches to teaching!
•Ohio Content Standard Setting Committee, Ohio Graduation Test (Reading) April 2004 •Ohio Content Standard Setting Committee, Ohio Graduation Test (Social Studies) April 2005 •Panel Speaker, Ohio School Board Association Conference (Designing a Standards Based Evaluation System) May 2004 •Ohio Schools of Character Summit: Breakout Session Presenters 2009 •16th National Forum on Character Education: Poster Session •6th International Conference on Positive Behavior Support: Poster Session •1st Annual Reaching the Wounded Student State Conference •Ohio Schools of Character Summit: Breakout Session Presenters 2010 •2nd Annual Reaching the Wounded Student State Conference •Guest speaker- Ashland University (Lunch Bunch) 2009, 2010 •National School of Character Promising Practice Award Winner (Lunch Bunch) 2009 •Ohio Promising Practice Award Winner (Lunch Bunch) 2009 •International Webinar Presenter- Transform the Writing Process with Smartpen Interviews (Livescribe Education) 2012
-Bachelor of Art, English (College of Wooster) -Master of Education, Administration (Ashland University)
-Member: National Council For Teachers of English, NEA, OEA -Musical Stage Director: Ashland High School