Taught visually impaired/blind students in public schools. Orientation and Mobility Specialist in public schools. Taught O&M to adults who were visually impaired/blind in a private rehabilitation center.
Teach Braille. Teach Orientation and Mobility. Teach Expanded Core Curriculum. Important to take skills and apply them in every day life, exploratory style of teaching.
2002 Excellence in Education Award- National Center on Low Incidence Disabilities. In honor of outstanding Practices in the classroom. 2005 Colorado Association of Educators "Gary Schmidt" Award for outstanding teaching, dedication and professionalism. 2006-2007 Aurora Public Schools Superintendent Annual Award. 2011 Colorado Association of Educators "President"Award.
Graduated University of Northern Colorado. Masters of Special education: Vision and Orientation and Mobility.