NYS public school teacher since 1998 SUNY Oneonta, Undergraduate professor since 2011 Successful Grant Writer
Socratic, Experiential, Fun-loving, Living Literature
New York State Teacher of the Year Semi-finalist 2012 Scholar Recognition Award 2012 (nominated by valedictorian) SUNY Oneonta Excellence in Teaching Award 2011
BA in English with Emphases in American Literature and Writing Education Major Religious Studies Minor MSed In English Education Permanent NYS Secondary English Teaching Certification
I am a writer and have published quite a few essays, stories, and articles for undergraduate and graduate school, a national history honor society, The Humanist Magazine, and a local newspaper. I am an active participant in my school and community as a coach, volunteer, advisor, editor of my school's yearbook, newsletter, and several other publications.