Associate Professor and BSE Early Childhood Education Coordinator
Teaching, Learning, and Curriculum Studies in the College of Education, Health and Human Services
Full-time NTT. I teach 4 classes per semester. Advise and supervise early childhood education students and coordinate the BSE program at the Tuscarawas campus.
WORKED AT KENT STATE SINCE:
January 2001 as a supervisor and then August 2008 as a full-time NTT
EMPLOYMENT PRIOR TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY:
10 years teaching elementary school, 4.5 years teaching and directing at the preschool level.
LIKES MOST ABOUT KENT STATE:
I enjoy the collaboration with colleagues at both the Kent campus and the regional campuses.
FAVORITE MEMORY WHILE AT KENT STATE UNIVERSITY:
Reading the names of my seniors as they walk across the stage for graduation.
ATTRACTION TO KENT STATE AS AN EMPLOYER:
I believe our graduating seniors are well-prepared to enter the workforce and teach in their own classroom.
North Canton, OH
BA in Elementary Education from Heidelberg College (now a university)
MS in Education from the University of Akron
PH.D in Curriculum Studies/Early Childhood Education from Kent State University
Hiking, cooking, baking