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Subjects Taught
English 12, English 12 Honors, Journalism I, Journalism II


Masters of Education in Curriculum and Instruction

                   Liberty University, 2009

Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education and Language Arts

                   University of South Alabama, 1998


Richlands High School

               Richlands, North Carolina

               Journalism Teacher, 2015 to present

               Colorguard Choreographer, 2013 to present

               Graduation Project Coordinator, 2010 to 2013

               English Teacher, 2008 to present

Swansboro High School

               Swansboro, North Carolina

               English Teacher, Colorguard Choreographer, 2000 to 2006

Oak Mountain High School

               Birmingham, Alabama

               English Teacher, Colorguard Choreographer, 1999 to 2000

Chelsea High School

                Chelsea, Alabama

                Teacher, Colorguard Choreographer, 1998 to 1999

Current Hometown:
Jacksonville, North Carolina
About Me:
Born and raised in Midfield, Alabama. Then I spent three years in Drum Corps International, touring the United States. Graduated in 1998 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Secondary Education and Language Arts from the University of South Alabama in Mobile. Taught high school English at both Chelsea High and Oak Mountain High in Birmingham, Al.
Taught high school English at Swansboro High and worked with the marching band program designing field shows, writing drill, designing uniforms, making flags, and writing music. At the same time I performed with a local ballet company as a principal en' pointe ballerina.

I am a full time mother and a full time teacher of English at Richlands High School.  My husband and I have three beautiful children: Lorelei 13, Lucas 9, and Lily 5.  We have built our dream house in Richlands and plan on retiring here.
Favorite Books and Music:
Mercy Me, Third Day, Fall Out Boy, Paramore, Muse, Casting Crowns.
Favorite TV Shows:
Bill O'Reilly, Glenn Beck, and Hoarding: Buried Alive.  Favorite Literatures: Of Mice and Men, Oedipus the King, The Help, Dante's Inferno, In Cold Blood, To Kill a Mockingbird, Speak, All Quiet on the Western Front, Teacher Man, Night,etc.. The list could go on and on! I also hate Alabama!!!!!!!