Teacher BiographyI graduated from UNCG in December 2001 with my Master's Degree in English and History. I am also a graduate of Appalachian State University and East Forsyth High School. I received National Board Certification in November of 2005 and renewal in 2014. This is my eighteenth year teaching English at East Forsyth. I have lived in Kernersville for the majority of my life. I am married and have 2 Weimaraners, a crazy cat, and a beta fish. We welcomed our first child, a little girl named Emerie Victoria, in January 2006, and our second daughter, Berklie Caydance, in June 2011.I am an advocate for JDRF since my oldest child was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes in February 2015. I enjoy photography, reading, cooking, quilting, and trying new restaurants.