About Miss Northern


Professional

Experience    

Southwestern Jefferson Co Consolidated School Corp.         2000-present

      Southwestern Middle and High School. Hanover, IN

      Library Media Specialist

v     Focus on developing library collections to support curricular and leisure reading interest needs of students and staff.

v     Focus on building interest in and participation in reading programs for young adults.

Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation                    1990-2000

McDowell Adult Education Center, Columbus, IN       

Science and Math Teacher

v     Focus on building a curriculum that delivers high school credit materials in a manner that addresses the special learning needs of a predominately at-risk student population.

Education

Masters of Library Science degree with Media Specialist certification                    

              IUPUI                              2000

Bachelor of Science - Secondary Education-Indiana University SE,

New Albany, Indiana                             1990

Bachelor of Arts - Biology - Berea College, Berea, Kentucky     1986

High School Diploma - Southwestern High School, Hanover, IN 1982


Professional

Associations

·        Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award program committee 12 year member…Co-chair 10 years

·        Indiana Library Federation – 12 year member, 10 year Board Member

·        AISLE (Association of Indiana School Library Educators) – 12 year member

·     Assembly on Literature for Adolescents (ALAN) - 6 year member, Indiana State Representative