I was born and raised in Legal Alberta. After high school I took a year off and became an opare in Switzerland. I began my university degree at Concordia and finished the last 3 years at the U of A. I became a teacher in 2004 and spent 10 years in Jarvie Junior High and am pleased to continue my career here at Pembina North. I am a mom of 3, with 2 boys in hockey and 1 daughter in dance. I enjoy coaching both the elementary and senior girls volleyball teams. I am also the commissioner for the volleyball league for Pembina Hills. In addition, I coach the elementary basketball team and help out with archery in junior high. In the classroom my passion is science and physed. I incorporate many hands-on activities and encourage problem solving and application of concepts.