Degrees and Certifications:
I have been an educator for 31 years, 28 at CPS. During that time I have taught kindergarten, first grade, second grade and EIP. I am currently the Instructional Lead Teacher and RtI Coordinator at CPS. I have a Bachelor of Arts degree in Early Childhood Education and a Masters of Education degree from Mercer University as well as an Education Specialist degree in leadership from Lincoln University. I was born and raised in Cartersville and grew up a Purple Hurricane. I have 2 children who are also graduates of Cartersville High School. Stephen, 22, is a graduate of the University of Georgia. Go Dawgs! Hadley, 20, is a junior at Boston University. Go Terriers! I enjoy traveling and trying new reasturants, which is what I hope to be doing a lot of after I retire this year.