I was born and raised in Bisbee and I am third generation Bisbee. I have one daughter who is currently a senior at Bisbee High School. I graduated from Bisbee High School in 1978 and received my B.A. Secondary Ed. From Arizona State University in 1985. I completed a M.A. Secondary Ed, Principal Certification, M.S. Recreation, Sports and Tourism with an emphasis in Sports Management. I am currently enrolled in a MS Biology program.
I have taught school for over 30 years, K-college. I currently teach Chemistry. My secondary job is with the City of Douglas training lifeguards and water safety instructors. I have served on the Bisbee Unified School District board for 4 years. I also serve on the LEAP board of directors and as LEAP Youth Travel Leader. I am a member of Kiwanis Club of Bisbee, National Science Teacher Association, Arizona Education Association, and the National Education Association.
My family has always been involved in the community through volunteer work and fundraising for different causes. I am a firm believer that if you want a better community then you become active and serve for the betterment of your community. A community’s success depends on community involvement. I look forward to serving Ward II and Bisbee