Graduated from Tuba City High School (TCHS),
Associates of Arts (AA), Mesa Community College, Mesa, Arizona,
Bachelor in Education (B.Ed.), East Central University (ECU), Ada, Oklahoma 2006
Masters in Education (MSEd) with Secondary Education Math Option, ECU, 2008
Masters in Education, (MSEd), Reading Specialist, ECU, 2013
This will be my 3rd year at Byng Elementary and 13 years of teaching. I started in 2017 teaching 6th grade Math. In 2018, I started teaching 6th grade science and 6th grade Boys PE.
I have three children who all attended Byng Public Schools; Shundiin (2011), Kiyaanii (2013), and Dineh (2015). Also, have two step-children, Brent who is a lawyer in Seattle, Washington and Erica who is an Anesthiologist in Pain Management. She has two children, Sol (he is 4 years old) and Indi (she is only a few months old.).
I have three dogs; Jackson, Ollivander, and Jakobe, Plus, two cats; Ziggy and Jinxy.
My favorite hobbies involve gardening, attending any level of athletic events (football, baseball, volleybal, basketball, softball, track, etc.), sewing, cooking, exercising, fitness circuit training, attend Broadway shows, concerts, horseback riding, and just staying active.
When I am not teaching, I enjoy staying involve with church functions and teach 5/6th grade girls Bible Fellowship class. Some of my favorite places to visit with my famiy are the National Parks, the beach, and family in Arizona and New Mexico. Spent 15 years coaching my children in basketball and other sports. Also, volunteer often for different fundraiser functions and for East Central University Athletics events.