I am a Bangor native and graduated from John Bapst Memorial High School, in Bangor.
I graduated from Husson University with a B.S. in Elementary Education (k-8). I also have an academic minor in Social Studies content (civics/government, economics, history, and geography).
I am married and have a fourteen year old son. As a family we enjoy fishing, reading together, playing poker and trying new food! This year, we also started our getting healthy journey together. We have a two year old Golden Retriever named Winston, and he is my loyal pal and walking partner! Here are some more facts about me!
Favorite type(s) of food: italian or mexican
Favorite beverage: kombucha
Favorite sport (to play): tennis
Favorite sport (to watch): baseball
Favorite book genre: historical fiction and fantasy
Favorite subject to teach: social studies
Favorite historical figure: Abraham Lincoln
Favorite ways to see students learn: academic and focused conversations, and games
Favorite qualities in students: respectful and honest, best effort, and a positive attitude
Favorite part about being a teacher: lots of laughs, and seeing "the light bulbs turn on"