Best times or ways to contact you: By email as I check it throughout the day. I check my phone at the end of each day.
Years teaching: 10.5 years
Years at WCCHS: 11.5
Why you became a teacher: One of the reasons that I became a teacher is that I believe in the power of education to create positive change. Another is that I find it to be a great way to combine two things that I really enjoy - creating art and working with kids.
Subjects currently teaching: Ceramics 1, Ceramics 2, Advanced Ceramics, Studio Art
Subjects have taught in the past: Ceramics 1, Ceramics 2, Studio Art, Art (Drawing)1, 3D Design 1, Computer Art 1, Photography 1 and Photography 2
Schools attended and degrees earned: Wheaton College – BA in Art Studio; Northern Illinois University – MS Ed, with a specialization in Art Education
Extracurricular coaching/sponsoring: Art Club
Interests: Creating Art, Reading, Listening to and Playing Music, Baking, Walking, Spending Time with Friends and Family
Favorite Quote:“To be an artist is to believe in life.” – Henry Moore
“We are shaped and fashioned by what we love.” - Goethe