I graduated from Wingate University in 1995 with a BA in English and Education. I have been a teacher at Union Academy since 2006 and previously taught at Parkwood and Forest Hills. Currently, I am the High School Academic Coordinator, and I also teach AP Literature and coach the Varsity Cheer Squad. My husband, Ray, is a retired fire chief and is now the Fire Protection Instructor at Sun Valley. My daughter, Delaney who is a 2015 UA graduate, is a senior communications major at Wingate University and a member of the cheer squad, and a coach varsity cheer coach for UA. My son, Nick, is a junior at UA and a member of student council and the golf team.