I loved to read any books from the series The Baby-Sitters Club by Ann M. Martin. I related to the characters and enjoyed following their adventures, as they did what they loved to do. It focused on the bond of their friendship, while demonstrating that anything is possible with the support of those around you.
What is your secret talent?
My secret talent is playing sports. I played a variety of sports, grade school through college. It is my favorite after school activity and hobby to watch.
Who was your favorite teacher in Elementary School and Why?
My favorite teacher was Mrs. Gary, my middle school science and math teacher. She was kind, patient and loved all her students. She pushed me to be the best that I could be. She made science and math enjoyable to learn. She was extremely funny and many memories included me laughing at her jokes.
What is your favorite thing about teaching?
My favorite thing about teaching are my students and how I am able to share my passion for learning with them! My students always surprise me and I love to watch them grow and over come challenges. It makes me smile to know that I am apart of their educational journey and I am able to help nurture their love for learning!
What is your favorite subject to teach and why?
My favorite subject to teach is reading. I love that it opens up our imagination and exposes us to many different worlds. When we read, we are able to paint pictures with our mind. Books can truly take you anywhere you want to go!
Why are you excited to be a part of the Willow family?
I am so excited to be apart of the Willow family. I look forward to working with all the wonderful staff members that work hard and love what they do. Even more I am thrilled to be teaching the wonderful students and build a strong relationship with the community.