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I was born and raised here in Catawba County and after college moved back to Hickory to raise my family. The 2017-2018 school year is my 19th year of teaching Career and Technical Exploration classes. I came to Newton-Conover High School in November of 2016 after teaching Foods 1, Foods 2, Introduction to Culinary Arts and Culinary Arts 1, for the last 13 years, at St.Stephens High School. I graduated from Western Carolina University...(GO CATS!!!) with a B.S. in Clothing and Textiles Fashion Merchandising and a B.S. of Education in Family and Consumer Science Education. I am a National Board Certified teacher as well as being a National Restaurant Association ServSafe Certified Instructor.
Fall 2017 Semester Schedule:
1st Period - Planning
2nd Period - Foods and Nutrition 2
3rd Period - Foods and Nutrition 1
4th Period - Foods and Nutrition 1
Tutor Times - Tuesdays 2:45-3:30
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