I graduated from Temple High School in Temple, TX.
I attended Temple Jr. College (Now known as Temple College).
I graduated from East Texas State University (Now known as Texas A&M commerce).
I have a Bachelor’s degree in B.M.Ed. (Bachelor’s in Music)
I have a M.M.Ed. (Masters in Music Education)
Among the workshops/ cconferences that I have attended are T.M.E.A. (Texas Music Educator Association) and TCDA (Texas Choral Director’s Association) conferences both held in San Antonio Texas.
This is my my first year at RHS. I am beginning my 24th year At RISD having taught music on both elemntary and intermediate campuses. I also have assisted with the band program at the JH and HS this past year.
I began teaching music in Greenville, TX for 6 years at Carver elemntary and houston Elementary Schools. I was a choral director for 2 years at Lamar Middle School in Temple, TX.
I was an adjunct professor in the Elementary Ed Dept. at East Texas State University/Texas A&M in Commerce,TX for 2 years. I was a liason in te student teaching program.
I am married with no children. I have been married for 29 years. we have 1 dog and several cats.