I am originally from Columbus, GA. I received my Bachelor's degree from Columbus State University. I received both, my Master's and Specialist's degree from Troy University. I began my teaching career in 2001, teaching 2nd grade. I taught 2nd grade for 13 years. Then, I became an Instructional Coach. After coaching for 4 years, I taught 4th grade Reading/ELA for a year. I moved to Henry Co. and began teaching 5th grade in 2019.