I graduated from McNeil High School in 1973. I attended Central Baptist College in Conway, Arkansas my freshman year in college. I transferred to Southern Arkansas University my sophomore and finished my degree at SAU. My major is Physical Education and my minors are biology, social sciences, middle school science, and career orientation. I graduated from SAU in 1976. I returned to SAU in 1998 to renew my teaching license and added 12 hours post graduate in administration.
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Education
12 hours post graduate
Science curriculum work
I started teaching in Magnolia, Arkansas in 1977, teaching geography and physical education, coached volleyball, basketball, and track, and was high school cheerleader sponsor. I taught 8 years before transitioning to being a gymnastics teacher for 11 years. I returned to public school teaching in 1998 and taught all levels in science in McNeil, Arkansas for two years. I then returned to Magnolia Public Schools and taught social studies for 15 years. I transferred to North Webster Junior High in 2016.