Teacher Profile


    NYS Permanent Certification in English 7-12 (May 1993)

    NYS Permanent Certification in Special Education K-12 (May 1998)

    NYS Permanent Certification in Elementary Education (February, 2004)


    Nazareth College of Rochester

    Masters in Education

    Concentration: Special Education

    **Kappa Delta Pi- International Education Honor Society

    Hartwick College

    Bachelor of Arts in English

    Concentration: American Literature

    Minor: Writing

    **Sigma Tau Delta- National English Honor Society

    **Order of Omega- National Greek Academic Honor Society

    **Dean's List


    Twelve Corners Middle School (September 1999-Present)

    6th and 7th grade English/Language Arts, Science, and Social Studies Teacher

    Gananda Central School (September 1994-June 1999)

    6th and 7th English/Language Arts Teacher

    Middle School Gifted and Talented Coordinator


    Pittsford K-6 Girls' Lacrosse (Spring 2006-2016)

    TCMS Modified Girls' Lacrosse (Spring 2000)

    Gananda Modified Girls' Softball (Spring 1995-1999)

    West Irondequoit Girls' Lacrosse (Spring 1994)

    Walton Varsity Cheerleading (Fall 1992)


    New York State English Council

    Educator of Excellence Award (1998)

    New York State Council for Exceptional Children's

    Annual Convention

    **Presenter: "Teaching Gifted and Talented Children who have

    Learning Disabilities" (Nov. 1998)

    **Presenter: "Providing Instruction to Students with

    Asperger's Syndrome" (Nov. 1997)


    Mother of two sons, Ryan (turning 18 in June) and Tanner (turning 9 in Feb.) 

    Mother of a daughter, Marlee Paige (turning 16 in April)

    Raised in West Irondequoit, now reside in Pittsford

    Have two cool cats we took in as abandoned kittens, named Clementine and Medic