Degrees and Certifications:
I am from a small town in Iowa and graduated from Iowa State University with a degree in Industrial Technology Education.
I have been teaching in Smithville since 1989.
I finished my Masters in Technology Education from UCM
and pursued a Specialist Degree in Secondary Administration at Northwest University in Maryville.
I have received training and am certified to teach four PLTW courses. Introduction to Engineering and Design (IED), Principals of Technology (POE), Civil Engineering and Architecture (CEA), and Engineering Development and Design (EDD).
I have coached Football, Track and Wrestling and am currently the lead Coach/Mentor for the FIRST Robotics Team 1806 (SWAT)
I think I now have Green Blood.