Degrees and Certifications:
I was born and raised in Gering. I graduated from Gering High School in 1996. I attended WNCC and Chadron State College and recieved my Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education in 2002. I received my Master's Degree from Wayne State College and my Math endorsement from UNL. I began my teaching career teaching 3rd grade in Banner County Schools. I also spent a year teaching 3rd grade and coaching volleyball in Bayard. I then returned to Banner County and taught Kindergarten and coaching high school one-act and speech.
11 years ago I began teaching Kindergarten at Roosevelt Elementary. I then became an English as a Second Lanugage teacher for elementary students in the district. This will be my third year at the preschool and I absolutely love it!
My husband and I have been married for 6 years and have a 5-year-old son Walker, who is in Kindergarten.
We live in Gering and enjoy spending time with our family and friends and being outdoors. We have 2 dogs, Utah and Willow.
Bear Cub Preschool staff and students focus on three major expectations throughout the school, classroom and playground.