Grade/school: Second-grade teacher at North Elementary.
Special professional accomplishments/experiences: “I have been active in the Hamilton County Reading Council and the Indiana State Reading Association for several years.”
Why she became a teacher: “Growing up, I was very blessed to have parents who emphasized the joy of learning. Becoming a teacher allows me to share this with my students. There is nothing better than seeing children excited about learning and reaching their goals.”
Goals for students: “My goal for my students is for them to be lifelong learners who are responsible, productive and caring citizens.”
Advice she’d give to parents: “Read to your child! Nurture their interests, and help them to become responsible for their own actions.”
What makes Noblesville Schools special: “The sense of community and supportive environment makes Noblesville Schools a wonderful place for its students to thrive.”
Something others might not know about her: “I ran every day for six years without missing a day when I was in high school and college. Some weeks, I ran over 100 miles per week.”