B.S. in Chemistry from University of Tennessee Knoxville. Undergraduate research in organic chemistry. Masters in Education from Lincoln Memorial University. Professional educator for over eight years in multiple subject areas which include Chemistry, Anatomy & Physiology, and physical sciences. Highest level educator for five years. Extensive professional development throughout teaching career which includes best teaching practices, core content development, and technology integration in the classroom setting. Sets high expectations and standards for all students while providing different avenues for learning core content by differentiation and thorough feedback. Uses best practices for motivating students to achieve at their highest level.