• I was born and raised in Rochester, New York and moved to Houston in 1991 at age 21.  I have three daughters who have received their educations in Humble ISD.  Two of my daughters have graduated from Kingwood Park High School and my youngest is in 6th Grade this year.  
    My affiliation with Bear Branch Elementary began in 2002 as a parent PTA volunteer and I joined the Bear Branch staff in 2005.
    I am a graduate of the University of Houston and I became certified to teach in 2007.
    I worked with students as a Resource and Intervention teacher for 5 years then taught 5th grade for 4 years.  
    I will be an RtI Interventionist for K -5 this year as well as teach one section of Math and Science to 4th Graders.
    My teaching certifications include Special Education Early Childhood thru 12th Grade  and  Early Childhood thru 6th Grade Generalist/English as a Second Language. I am Reading Recovery trained, Dyslexia trained, and am a past member of the Lake Houston Math Collaborative. 
    (Updated 8/7/2020)