I was born and raised in Louisiana, but I have lived in Madison County since 1992. My goal is to help students discover the joy of reading; thus, promoting lifelong learning. Therefore, I strive to create a kind, friendly, and inviting environment in our media center.
University of Louisiana, Lafayette, LA Bachelor of Science 1982 - 1986
University of St. Thomas, Houston, TX 1989
Rice University, Houston, TX 1991
Athens State College, AL 1996
University of West Alabama, Masters of Education, LM 2009 - 2010
Class A, School Library-Media Specialist (101)
Grade Level: P-12
Library-Media (0H6)

Class B, Secondary (16A)
Grade Level: 6-12
Health Education (0H9)
Mathematics (015)
Physical Education (0B6)

Library/Media Specialist
I became part of the Academy family in 1996 as a middle school mathematics teacher. In 2012, I was given the opportunity to serve our Academy family as their Library Media Specialist.

2012 - Present Huntsville City School District, AL, Media Specialist
1996 – 2012 Huntsville City School District, AL, M.S. Mathematics Teacher
1995 - 1996 Madison City, AL, H.S. Mathematics Teacher
1992 - 1992 Stafford Municipal School District, TX, H.S. Mathematics Teacher
1989 - 1992 Fort Bend ISD, TX, H.S. Mathematics Teacher
1988 - 1989 Houston ISD, TX, Physical Education Teacher
1987 - 1987 St. Martin Parish School Board, LA, Fourth Grade Teacher

MathMovesU: Math Hero Award 2006
Huntsville TIMES Golden Apple Award 2004
Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics Teaching 2003 State Finalist
NCTM / Toyota's Investment in Mathematics Excellence (TIME) Award 2000
National Board Certified AE Mathematics 2001- Present
WZYP Teacher of the Week 2000