About Me

"Lend Others a Sense of Greatness Within Themselves"
                      "Find Your Pace and Go With It!"
1993 Polk County High School - Honors Graduate
         (6 Time State Champion - Cross Country, Track & Field)
         (All-Western NC Team, Blue/White All Star Team - Basketball)
1993-97 UNC-Asheville - 
Honors Graduate - Bachelor of Arts in History
1993-97 UNCA Cross Country, Indoor & Outdoor Track & Field Team Member
1993-95 Big South All-Conference Team - UNCA (Cross Country)
1997 Big South All-Conference Track & Field Team - UNCA (Javelin)

1997 North Hills Christian School Athletic Director/Teacher/Coach - Salisbury, NC
1998  Son Jacob born
2000 Son Jared born

2000 Piedmont Primary Academy - Lead Teacher/Gymnastics Instructor - Concord, NC  
2001-03 Davidson River School - C-STOP Coordinator - Brevard, NC
2003 Western Carolina University -  Honors Graduate  - Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
2003-Present PCHS Teacher - Social Studies
2003-Present PCHS Coach - Cross Country, Indoor & Outdoor Track 
         (NCDPI Certified Middle and High School Social Studies & PE)
         (American Red Cross - Certified Professional Rescuer + Lifeguard)
2008 USA Track & Field Level 1 Certified Coach
2011 USMC Mud Run Champion (Female Division)
2016 PADI Open Water Scuba Diver Certified
Time is well spent with my family & friends; hiking, running, golfing, fishing, riding motorcycles, adventure-mud racing, sky-diving, scuba-diving, snow & water skiing, horse-back riding, mountain biking, waterfall exploration, gardening, watching TV & MOVIES!