Graduate of Mater Dei High School (1980)
Graduate of Southern Illinois University Edwardsville with a B.S. in Elementary Education  (1984)
• First teaching position :  St. Ann’s Grade School in Nashville, IL from 1984-1986
Began teaching at St. Dominic’s/All Saints Academy in Breese (1986-1993)
Began teaching at “the home of the Eagles” Aviston Grade School in 1993

Personal Life
Born and raised in Bartelso, IL
Married my husband Charlie in 1982
We have one beautiful daughter, Katie who graduated from the Art Institute Tennessee-Nashville in June of 2013 with a Bachelor of Art degree in Graphic Design
Enjoy spending time with my family and friends, taking weekend trips down to Nashville, TN to visit our daughter
Hobbies include golfing, cooking, and reading