MA Biology • Humboldt State University – December, 2012

Teaching Credential, Single Subject Credential in Biology and General Science with supplementary authorization in Chemistry and Introductory Math • Humboldt State University 2004

Teaching Credential, Professional Clear Multiple Subject Teaching Credential • Humboldt State University 2004

BA Biology with Chemistry Minor • Virginia Tech, May, 1996


Science and Math Specialist, Grant Administrator, K-8 Teacher/Instructional Coach • Fortuna Elementary School District. Fortuna, CA (Sept. 2009-present)

Author, Editor, Graphic Designer at Backcountry Press. Kneeland, CA (2009- present)

Board President of the Bigfoot Trail Alliance. Kneeland, CA (2015- present)

Ecologist, including research on:

Curriculum Developer at Save the Redwoods League (2018-Present)

Editor at Fremontia and member of the Publications Committee for the California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA (2016-2018)

7th Grade Math and Science , 5th Grade Teacher – Fortuna Elementary School District (2004-2009)

Environmental Educator with Los Angeles County Outdoor Science School and SCICON in Tulare County (1997-2003)