I attended Roane State Community College for two years on a basketball scholarship. I continued at Cumberland College Williamsburg, Ky as a softball player and completed my BS and MS. I taught for nine years as a Sped Teacher at Wartburg Central Highschool and Basketball coach. When my son was born I transferred to Roane County Schools . I began teaching at RVES and RMS sped for one year, then became a full time employee at RVES. This year will complete my 33rd year in education.