I am a driven K-5 STEM Lab Teacher at Harmony Leland Elementary, a Title I school in the Cobb County School District in Georgia. After being in the classroom for 10 years, I initiated the current STEM lab at my school. I am a passionate educator who holds my students to a higher standard despite their socio-economic disparities. I was the recipient of the 2016-2017 Cobb STEM Distinguished Educator Award, top winner, which is designed to recognize exceptional K-12 teachers in the Cobb County School District who have made a commitment to meaningfully implement STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) in their classroom.
Additionally, I served as an educational consultant for organizations such as Georgia Public Broadcasting, Smithsonian Teacher Created Materials, and served on the Cobb County School District Science Assessment Development Team. I am an alumnae of the Cobb Education Consortium and the Cobb Teacher Leadership Academy STEM Division. I currently serve on th