In August of 2017, I will be entering my 21st year of teaching, fourteenth year at Patton. I will be teaching Algebra, Geometry, and Algebra II to 7th, 8th, and 9th graders. I was raised in Leavenworth, graduated from Leavenworth High School, and continued to earn a Bachelors Degree in Middle/Secondary Mathematics Education and a Masters Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Kansas.