experience, all of which have been in the valley. She taught for over 20 years at Eagle Valley
Elementary school where she was a first and second grade teacher as well as a reading
interventionist. She holds both a Bachelors and Masters degree in Elementary Education with
an endorsement in Reading K-12. Her training includes being a facilitator for Accelerated
Reading (similar to Reading Recovery), a facilitator for the Love and Logic parenting program,
and is certified in Orton Gillingham (a multisensory approach to learning.) She and her husband
have three grown daughters and now have four wonderful grandchildren. She loves to bike, ski,
read, garden, sew, float on the Colorado River, travel, and raising her new chickens.