I began teaching at Sunflower Intermediate August 2014 at the 5th grade level.
I began my teaching career in 1980 at Burlington Elementary, Burlington, Kansas. While there I taught third and fourth grades. I then moved to Alta Vista, Kansas and taught grades third, sixth, seventh and eighth. My family then moved to Columbus, Nebraska were I was a para at Bellwood Elementary and then taught fourth grade. I then was asked to teach computer at Rising City Public School. While there, I taught computers kindergarten through 12th grades, I also taught a combined third and fourth grade classroom. I then began taking classes to receive a degree in Counseling and was the school couselor for two years.
I have two children one boy and a girl, they are 32 and 26 respectively. I have 6 grandchildren and 3 foster grandchildren. I have two dogs and three cats, Jack and Hannah (dogs) and Sabastian, Farva,and Elvis (cats).
In my spare time I enjoy reading and cooking along with spending time with my grandchildren. I also like trail riding with my best friend and her niece.