I have taught special education from Idaho to Florida, and many places in between for 28 years. I am also a licensed social worker for the state of Ohio, having worked in drug/alcohol rehabilitation, adoption and foster care, as well as in the juvenile and adult psychiatric units for over 15 years. I returned to teaching 8 years ago, and have been at Beaver Local high School for 6 years.
I have a bachelor of Science in Education from YSU, with graduate work and special education certification from Boise State University in Idaho, Marshall University in W VA, and University of South Florida. I have a Bachelor of Social Work from YSU as well as graduate work. I also have a teaching license for Virginia and West Virginia.