Degrees and Certifications:
I was born in Vermont. I moved to Palm Bay, Florida in Brevard County (on the east coast) when I was 11. I have been teaching for 5 years. I completed my Bachelor’s degree in Anthropology at the University of Central Florida (UCF) in 2002. I then went on to study anthropology at the University of Florida and later completed a Master’s degree in Curriculum & Instruction at UCF in 2011. I am certified in Social Sciences 6-12 and MG Science 5-9 and have endorsements in Gifted and ESOL. I am married and have one son, James, who is almost 5.