Educational Background 
Doctoral Candidate: Instructional Leadership Grand Canyon University, 2010-2011 
M.Ed. Secondary Education: Reading Arizona State University, 2009
BA Secondary Education: English Arizona State University, 2006
AAS Business Management Mesa Community College, 2003

AZ: Standard Secondary Education 7-12
English (Highly Qualified)
Reading Specialist, K-12
Structured English Immersion, K-12

 Professional Affiliations

National Council of Teachers of English
  International Reading Association
National Education Association
The English Companion Ning
Arizona Education Association

California English. "Why online?" Vol. 12, No.1 (September 2009).
A Surrender to the Moon. "Mirror." 2005 (Poetry Anthology Ed. Howard Ely).
Tracing the Infinite. "Darkness before the Light." 2004 (Poetry Anthology Ed. Howard Ely).

Grants & Awards
Gothic America Grant from Wells Fargo, 2009
Smart Teacher Content Challenge - International Contest (4th place), 2008
Technology Implementing Grant from AVNET, 2008
Shakespeare for All from Wells Fargo, 2008
2005 Editor's Choice Award for "Mirror"