I am a 1986 Purdue graduate in Elementary Education with a minor in Middle School Math Education. In 1992 I completed my Master's Degree from Purdue University in Gifted and Talented Education. I student taught at Mintonye for Marilyn Byers and have taught fifth grade in Wolcott, Indiana; Omaha, Nebraska; and here at Mintonye. I love Fifth Grade!
My husband Ken is a Physical Education teacher at McCutcheon High School and a football coach for the Mavericks. Our son, Josh, is a Physical Education teacher at Burnett Creek Elementary and Woodland Elementary. He is also a football and golf coach at McCutcheon. Our daughter, Grace, is a Junior at McCutcheon where she is a football manager and member of the McCutcheon Dance Team.