A little bit of who I am:

  1. BA from College of St. Catherine
  2. MA from University of St. Thomas
  3. I have been teaching since 1981.  I taught 6th grade for 3 years, high five and kindergarten for 16, and this is my 5th year in first grade.
  4. My favorite foods are steak, shrimp, crab and lobster.
  5. My favorite color is red in the winter and lime green in the summer.
  6. My favorite spare time activity is spending time with my grand-daughter.
  7. My favorite types of books to read are mysteries, historical fiction,  and romance novels.
  8. Pediatric Nurse for 13 years.  Teacher since 1991.  
  9. I love Football.  My son played at the U of M and Western Illinois.  He coached football at Southwest State, Michigan State, and USC.  I am a loyal Vikings fan unless I am in Wisconsin.  

I have a son David, and daughter Elizabeth.  I have 3 grandchildren:  Abigail, Ian, and Colin.  Last year, I bought my family home and live in Blaine.  I have a 7 pound dog Moose and a 17 pound cat Harry Potter.  They are always into something.  

I was born at the University of Minnesota and raised in North East Minneapolis and Blaine.

I collect rocks and Native American Fetishes.  

I always have Diet Coke and dark chocoate!