Aug 2004 - Present
Aug 2008 - Present
Sylvan Learning Center
Jun 2010 - Present
Master of Education
I am currently taking my first online class in pursuit of my Master's Degree. The course is heavily research based and is rather challenging! However, I am excited to be pursuing higher education. Getting my master's degree has been a goal for many years and only now have I begun pursuing it. I am very proud and excited!
Sep 1999 - May 2004
Bachelor of Science
I had an outstanding undergraduate experience at SCSU. In addition to maintaining a 3.88 GPA, I completed over 100 volunteer hours per year with Z-Club, programmed major campus and community events with the University Program Board, and toued Europe with the Concert and Chamber Choirs. I was even elected homecoming king my junior year!
I graduated with highest honors from my program, receiving certification in Elementary as well as Middle School English and Social Studies. I also completed a minor in Music and fell only two classes short of a Creative Writing minor.
I have a lot of diverse interests! I love trying new things and experiencing life. More than anything, I enjoy live theatre and concerts. I'll be going to see the Goo Goo Dolls in August!
I love the outdoors--some of my favorite locations in the area are Crowder's Mountain and the National Whitewater Center.
I also like to play inside. I'm an avid gamer (mostly XBox 360 and Wii), and I also enjoy reading and writing fiction and poetry. This year I plan on participating in NANO (National Novel Writing Month). My favorite author is Neil Gaiman.
I'm a bit of a technology fiend. In addition to my video games, I'm addicted to my iPhone. I'm desperate to get iPhone 4. I also want an iPad pretty badly if for no other reason than to have one. This year I bought a Honda Insight because I think being green is very important. I like how technology not only entertains us but also elevates our lives to a richer level and allows us to take better care of our world.
I almost forgot to mention ink! I have ten tattoos.
Thanks for taking the time getting to know me! I'm excited to be part of Pinnacle XV.