AP English
2004 COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY TEACHERS COLLEGE, New York, NY; Master of Arts in Teaching English with a concentration on Writing Assessment

UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA, Charlottesville, VA, Bachelor of Arts in English; Phi Beta Kappa

Professional Experience
2012 - Present SHANNON FOREST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL; Greenville, SC; Upper School English Teacher
1998 - 2012 THE STONY BROOK SCHOOL, Stony Brook, NY; Middle School English Teacher

1988 - 1989 THE DUNHAM SCHOOL, Baton Rouge, LA, Middle and Upper School English Teacher     

SC Certification in English
SC Endorsement in AP English Language and Composition

Honors | Awards | Activities
2012 Esposito-Thorstenn Faculty Award for Challenging Students to Reach Their Potential
2011 Faculty Recipient of 2011 Yearbook Recognition
2005 D. Bruce Lockerbie Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching

2001 Donn Medd Gaebelein Faculty Award for Curriculum Development

Professional Affiliations

National Council of Teachers of English 

Personal Information
Favorite Bible Verse; Romans 12:2 - “Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that you may prove what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.”