I have been teaching in the Petal School District for 20 years. I have a Bachelor's degree in Special Education (K-12) from The University of Southern Mississippi and a Master's degree in Special Education (K-12) from William Carey University. I also have certification in Elementary Education grades K-6 and English and Social Studies grades 7-12.
I have been married to my husband, Chris, for 16 years and we have been blessed with two amazing boys.
As Transition Coordinator, I help students transition from school to school and help guide them in making career and education goals for after they have completed high school. I help students and families make connections to outside agencies that may provide assistance to the student. I also help students with there career goals and making the transition from high school to the world of work. Another aspect of my job is helping students make the transition to college.