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 in my 27th 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 K-2! I am married and have two children, Kyle, who is 18 and Emmy who is 13 years old. Kyle attends college at The University of Notre Dame and Emmy is in 8th grade here at CMS.