1st Grade Teacher
1993 UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT GREENSBORO; Greensboro, NC; Masters of Education Education/Instructional Strategies

1983 MEREDITH COLLEGE, Raleigh, NC; BA Spanish, Elementary Education

Professional Experience
1994 - Present SHANNON FOREST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL; Greenville, SC; 1st Grade Teacher, 2nd Grade Teacher, 3rd Grade Teacher, Summer P.E.
1990-1993 OXFORD UNIVERSITY SCHOOL, Oxford, MS; 1st Grade Teacher, Kindergarten Teacher

1984-1990 JOHNSON STREET ELEMENTARY, High Point, NC; 1st Grade Teacher, Kindergarten Teacher, K/1st; Grade Combination Teacher

Honors | Awards | Activities
SFCS School by Design Committee, SFCS School Improvement
Committee, Philosophy Committee-SACS
Supervising Teacher for High Point University Interns

Outstanding Young Educator Finalist- High Point Public Schools

Special Studies
Orton Gillingham for Reading and Writing Disorders
SMART Board Interactive Technology Training
Math Their Way and Math Their Way Follow-Up

Gesell Curriculum and Screening Training

Personal Information
Children; Thomas Spurgeon, SFCS graduate and former Carolina and Leiber Scholar in the Honors College at the University of South Carolina
Church Affiliation; Member, Woodruff Road Presbyterian Church-PCA
Hobbies/Interests; Serving at WRPC and SFCS; fellowshipping with my son, friends, and neighbors; walking; advocating Developmentally Appropriate Education; petting Kitty Darling
Encouragement from Scripture- Genesis 15:1 – “I am your shield, your very great reward.”