Phone: 828.241.3171 ext. 5601
Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. Agriculture Education with a Minor in Animal Science (NC State University- 2004)M.Ed. Agriculture Education (NCA&T Statue University- 2009)National Board Certified Teacher (2011)
I graduated from North Carolina State University in May 2004 with a BS Degree in Agriculture Education and a minor in Animal Science. I began my teaching career at Bandys High School that fall, and since have completed my Masters in Educaiton from North Carolina Agricultural & State University in 2009 and became a National Board Certified Teacher in 2011. During the time I have been at Bandys, I have taught primarily courses in Animal Science (First & Second Levels), Equine Science and Agriscience Application in addition to serving as one of the two Bandys FFA Chapter Advisors. The Bandys FFA Chapter has been recognized nationally for the last 10 years as a National Gold Chapter, a regonition for excellence in developing a total chapter program.
I married my best friend, Brian, in 2009 and we now have two children, Bryson and Wade. Outside of school, I enjoy gardening, cooking and and enjoy crocheting baby items to donate to our local NICU.