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If you weren't in education, what do you think you'd be doing and why?
I would be writing and illustrating children’s books. I love the combination of art and storytelling!
When you were a kid, you wanted to be a ______? Why?
An Artist, I loved having a creative outlet, creating something out of nothing!
What's your idea of happiness?
Family, friends, a good book, and good humor! Live, love, laugh more!
The teacher who had the biggest impact on me and why:
Dr. Zuckerman at Kent State University, he always had a way of making you see things outside of the box. He made me appreciate the unexpected!
The biggest problem with K-12 education is:
Too much to learn, too little time…
Do you have a motto you live by?
A day without laughter is a day wasted. Charlie Chaplin
What are your most treasured possessions?
My kids (although I don’t think they would like being referred to as possessions!)
What's the best piece of advice someone ever gave you?
Think before you act! (Clearly this person knew about my issue with impulsivity!)