Student at private school in Texas for pre-kindergarten.
Student at Haskell Public Schools for three months of kindergarten grade.
Student at Department of Defense school in Bad Nauheim, Germany, from kindergarten through second grade.
Student at Haskell Public Schools from third grade until graduation, class of 1985.
Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education with a minor in Reading from NSU, class of 1989.
Masters work begun at University of Houston-Clear Lake in 1995.
Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education
Certified in Oklahoma grades 1-8
Certified in Texas grades K-6
Have completed over 700 hours of conferences and workshops.
Fourth Grade teacher at Mary White Elementary.
Began teaching in 1989 in Texas, teaching first grade, kindergarten, and transitional first grade (B.R.I.D.G.E.).
Taught in Texas until 1996, teaching kindergarten and third grade.
Began in Muskogee 1996-2000, teaching first grade.
Off with my mom with breast cancer 2000-2003
Taught at private school 2003-2005
Taught at Haskell 2005-2011, computer math.
Off with my dad with Alzheimer's 2011-2014
Teaching at Haskell 2014-present
One husband, Frank, (Tahlequah High School class of 1985) has worked for the VA for the past 25 years, one son, Trey, (Haskell High School class of 2015 and student at OSUIT with three computer majors, Phi Theta Kappa, honors program), and daughter-in-law, Brittainee, (Talihina High School class of 2014 and student at education major for secondary), six dogs: Mazie, Gus, Toby, Chip (Tippysunshine), Milo, Jack (Jujubean), and one frog, Torpedo Jones (TJ).
I love to read, write, and hike. I’m getting back into running. Doctor Who is my favorite everything! #Whovian Plannernerd, handbag addict, pen collector, hoarder of chocolate.