# of years at FWAFA: 8
What is your highest degree and from what school? BS from Southern Illinois University
What is your philosophy? I am a life-long learner and wish to inspire the same in my students. “Life is a journey not a destination.” I believe in restorative practices and the importance of building community in the classroom. I encourage civic-minded, respectful conversation and exploration with the intention that students take civic action and become involved citizens.
Favorite Artist (musician, writer, director, painter, etc.): Lin-Manuel Miranda (currently)
What are your hobbies? Bicycling, gardening/yardwork, cooking, reading, binge-watching historical dramas