I am a graduate of Hiram College where I earned a degree in Elementary Education and a Reading Validation. I also hold a Master's Degree in Education from Marygrove College. I am beginning my 23rd year of teaching in the Crestwood Local Schools. I have taught fourth grade, Title One Reading, Title One Math, second grade, and now Title One Reading for second grade! I am married and have two children, Kyle, who is 14 and Emmy who is 9 years old.