I am entering my 25th year of teaching. I was born and raised in Nebraska and after graduating from Dana College, I moved to Bakersfield, California where I taught for 22 years for the Kern High School District. I have also taught in Seoul, South Korea and in Colorado Springs, Colorado. This year I am teaching Psychology and US History I at Sparkman High. I am married to a soldier who is stationed on the the Arsenal and we have 2 adult sons.