Profile

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

Certifications
AZ: Standard Secondary Education 7-12
Endorsements
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

Publications 
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"