I graduated from Ardmore High School in 1983. I went to East Central University from 1983-1987 and graduated with a B.A. in Elementary Education and Physical Education. I received my Masters in Education in 1990. My teaching career started in 1987, Fourth Grade at Barstow, California. I taught 7th and 8th Grades in 1989 at Pleasant Grove in Shawnee and from 1990 - 1995, Kindergarten, Fifth, Seventh and Music (1-8) at Paden, Oklahoma. I started teaching Kindergarten at Marlow in 2003 - 2005 and Fourth Grade from 2005 to present. The Fourth Grade is Departmental and I currently teach Language Arts. I LOVE my job!
I have been married for 31 wonderful years to George. We have 2 sons. Our oldest son is Trey and graduated with his Associates Degree from CASU in May of 2016. This fall he will be a senior at UCO in Edmond and graduating May of 2018 with an Industrial Safety Degree. He enjoys sports, hunting and fishing. Will is our youngest and Is a senior at Marlow High. He plays football, basketball, golf, hunts and fishes. He is involved in FCA and our church youth group. My family likes to travel when we can and take our vacations around baseball parks. We have been to ten MLB parks. I enjoy being outside, gardening, making jelly, watching our boys in activities, and spending time with my family and friends. :0)
I am here to teach, challenge, encourage, and love my students! As a teacher, that is part of an excellent and caring Fourth Grade Team, we are not only preparing our kids for the next educational level but life skills! Thanks for your support and trusting us with your kids.