I was born in the rural South in a small town named Fort Valley, which is home to Fort Valley State
University. I am the six of seven children and an Upward Bound alumnus. For nearly five years I
served as Upward Bound’s Language Arts Coordinator. I joined the SSS Program in the fall of 2008.
M. Ed in English Education from Temple University
BS in Psychology from Georgia Southwestern University
Teaching Certificates in TESOL from McKendree College and English Language Arts from University
of Hawai’i at Manoa
One interesting thing about me: I love basketball, golf and travelling!!!!