B.S. Zoology - 1980 - Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
Teacher certification in grades 5-8 - 1996 - Southeastern Louisiana University
Highly Qualified in Science M.Ed. (Gifted) - 2011 - Southeastern Louisiana University - Hammond
Fifteen years experience working in a neuroendocrinology research laboratory at the V.A. Hospital in New Orleans isolating and studying the effects of peptides in the body.
Member of Louisiana Science Teachers Association, National Science Teachers Association, National Association for Gifted Children, Kappa Delta Pi.
2008 Louisiana PTA Educator of Distinction Award
2010 - 2011 Creekside Teacher of the Year