I live on the Outer Banks of North Carolina and love living on the East Coast. Prior to my NC move, I had lived in Iowa, Colorado and Texas.
I teach Business and Information Technology courses. I currently teach Creative Coding through Games and Apps, AP Computer Science Principles and Multimedia and Web Page Design. I have previously taught Microsoft IT Academy, Networking, Computer Applications, Keyboarding.
I am an MIE Trainer, Microsoft-approved CCGA trainer and MCE. Add coding to your school's curriculum with Creative Coding through Games and Apps!
I have worked on curriculum at the state and local level. I have conducted numerous workshops for teachers on topics ranging from technology use in the classroom, learning management systems, and developing software skills. Some of the training has been conducted online and I have created instructional videos for teachers. I am a facilitator for Computer Science Discoveries with code.org.
I am a member of the Triangle East Chapter of CSTA, NCAE, and DCAE. I have worked in Dare County Schools for 25 years as a classroom teacher and technology facilitator. I am a member of the North Carolina Business Educators Hall of Fame and 2017 Orus Sutton Award for Outstanding Business Educator in North Carolina.
Gardening, Y workouts, Reading, Army West Point football fan.
Kurt Vonnegut is my favorite author.