Jan 2010 - Jul 2011

The Johns Hopkins University

This innovative, online graduate certificate program is offered in partnership with the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) and prepares aspiring administrators and supervisors with effective strategies and tools in leadership, performance-support technologies, differentiated instruction, and inclusive practices.

Work experience

Work experience
Jan 2010 - Present

Math Specialist

Waukegan Public Schools

Identified and created specific math strategies for 8th grade math students to prepare them for the rigors of high school Algebra.

Sep 2007 - Apr 2009

Independent Agent

  • Business to business sales.
  • Winner of Fast Start Award $10,000 in new business during first 90 days
Feb 2008 - Jan 2009

Educational Specialist

KUE Digital - GlobalScholar - InfiLearn
  • Created and aligned curriculum and assessment items to standards 
  • Assessed training needs of customers 
  • Organized, developed, and implemented training of customers 
  • Designed instruction for internal professional development 
  • Creation of video presentations 
  • Trained and managed temporary staff 
  • Consulted with marketing department in creation of online marketing


Mar 2008 - Jul 2008

Trainer - clerk

McHenry County Treasurer
  • Training staff in most effective way to enter data from historical tax records into digital systems.


Nov 2007 - Feb 2008

Volunteer Coordinator

Regna for State's Attorney Campaign
  • Created database of volunteers
  • Planned and organized events 
  • Motivated volunteers
  • Assisted in communications with potential voters
Jan 2006 - Jul 2007

8th grade Math Teacher

Frankfort Independent School
  • Subject matter expert in mathematics
  • Student-centered classroom using Connected Math
  • Aligned curriculum to finalized state standards 
  • Designed curriculum to meet all state standards 
  • Created engaging effective lessons


Dec 2000 - Jul 2005


North Chicago School Dist. 187
  • Planned and taught 2nd and 4th grades

  • Assessed needs of students 

  • Organized and developed lessons based on students


Aug 2000 - Aug 2000


  • Created custom Excel spreadsheet to track specific data for City contracts
  • Assisted in payroll 
  • Assisted in Accounts Receivables
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Illinois Administrators Certificate

Illinois State Board of Education

Illinois Teaching Certificate

Illinois State Board of Education