Teacher - Lower School Science
Department and Program Affiliations:
Lower School; Science
B.S., Elementary Education, Bridgewater State University
How long have you been at Norfolk Academy?
This is my 14th year at Norfolk Academy.
Tell us why you wanted to become an educator:
Growing up I had some great teachers and some not so great teachers and I really wanted to be a great teacher and help people love learning.
What most excites you about working at Norfolk Academy?
I love our faculty, students and parents because they are so kind and dedicated to making the world a better place. We value education and intelligence and we are wicked funny.
Norfolk Academy is unique because…
...everyone loves being here!
Last book read:
George’s Secret Key to the Universe by Stephen and Lucy Hawking
What do you like to do in your own time/when you’re not working?
I love to go to the beach, play golf, and garden. I love travelling and visiting museums, art galleries, and live entertainment around the world. I have visited many national parks and hiked them with my family.
A movie is being made about your life. Who would they cast to play you?
I like Maggie Smith but my sons think it would be Reese Witherspoon.
Fun fact your students might not know about you/might find surprising:
I have flown in a jet and landed on an aircraft carrier.
“When I grow up, I want to be…”