I was born and raised mainly in Hibbing, MN. I graduated from high school in 1987. My undergraduate degree is in elementary and special education from Augustana College. I also earned my masters in education from Augie. I am in my 14th year of teaching at Brandon Valley High School. I am proud to say that I am a Nationally Board Certified teacher.
Some of my hobbies include reading, scrap booking, shopping, running, and traveling. I love attending my children's activities and sporting events. I am a Green Bay Packers fan.
My husband Joe and I have been married for 20 years. He is an air traffic controller at the airport in Sioux Falls. Joe loves to hunt and fish. He also loves airplanes.
I am lucky enough to have two amazing boys. Riley is 16 years old and is in 11th grade. He is a huge sports fan. He not only loves watching any and all sports, he also plays football, basketball and is in track. Riley is a HUGE Green Bay Packers fan.
Jacob is 12 years old. He is in 7th grade. Jacob loves puppies!! Jacob is also a sports fan. He plays soccer, basketball, and baseball. He likes the Chargers .