2007 Masters Degree in Educational Leadership GVSU

                                            1992        Bachelors of Arts Degree       Olivet College 

2007 Masters Degree      GVSU               Educational Leadership 

1992        Bachelors of Arts Degree       Olivet College   Major- Social Studies with a Minor- Biology

 Teaching Experience

1998-Present   Grandville High School

                         U.S. History, Honors World History and Biology                                                                                                        ·         Member of school district curriculum alignment team both social studies and science

1995-1998         Eaton Rapids High School               Eaton Rapids, MI

                         American History, Economics and College Prep Biology  

                         ·         Involvement in designing the economics program for ERHS, as well as Member of                                                    school districts social studies curriculum alignment team

Additional Professional Activities at Grandville 

1998-2011          Grandville High School  Head Wrestling Coach (1998-2009) Teams appeared in the MHSAA

                         final four in 2001 & 2002, in 2003 they were MHSAA State Runners-Up

1998-2010, 2014  Assistant Football Coach - including work from the youth to varsity program.

2008-Present   Athletic Events Manager- during all three seasons, with both boys and girls sports.

Other Additional Professional Activities- include coaching both football and wrestling at two other school districts. Duties included work at both the varsity and sub-varsity levels, as well as their youth programs.