Degrees and Certifications:
I started teaching in Saint Paul Public Schools in the fall of 2001. I have previously worked at Battle Creek Middle School and Johnson Senior High School.
I am a licensed teacher in Visual Art. I have a BA from St. Olaf College in Studio Art and Education. I also have a Masters in Education from Saint Mary's University in Teaching and Learning. I received my Montessori teaching certification from CMSTEP in Secondary 1 and Secondary 2 Montessori Education. I also have a Masters in Montessori Education from University of Wisconsin River Falls.
I stay active with my own pottery studio. I also enjoy cooking soups or stews and love making homemade pizza for friends and family.