My background is in Mathematics and Education with degrees in marketing, management, psychology, statistics, and research directed fields. I aspire to inspire other teachers and students to be effective and efficient and find purpose in all of their endeavors!
My mission in education is to prepare students and colleagues alike with the tools and resources needed to achieve success in their endeavors, to help others find their personal drive and continue to grow and develop new ideas, and to contribute to the overall improvement of our community through encouraging self-motivation and a positive learning environment.
I hold a Bachelors in Advertising and Communications from The University of Texas at Austin; a Masters in Business Administration with emphasis in International Marketing and Management from University of Houston; and a Doctorate ABD in Marketing, Advertising, Statistics, and Research from The University of Texas at Austin.
Teaching experience includes faculty positions in Fort Bend ISD & University of Phoenix, as well as Teaching Assistant at The University of Texas at Austin. Additionally, I have held maangement and consulting corporate positions in the market research and financial management industries. I am also the owner of a boutique residential real estate brokerage firm.
The 2017-2018 school year is my 6th year teaching at Hodges Bend Middle School and my 4th year teaching AVID. Hodges Bend Middel School proudly boasts achieving an acknowledged status with AVID.org after successful completion of three years in a school-wide AVID initiative. In July 2015, I completed the Principal Certification Program through Region IV. After successful completion of the TEA Exam in August 2015, I now hold a Principal Certification. During the Summer of 2017, I also complete the teacher appraisal system (T-TESS) certification.