I graduated from Mankato State University (Minnesota) in 1985 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in
Elementary Education and Special Education. I received a Master’s Degree in Special Education from
Our Lady of the Lake University in 1991. I have been teaching for 34 years with 27 of them being at
When I am not teaching I enjoy gardening, reading, quilting, and spending summers at my family’s lake
cabin in Minnesota.