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I was born and raised in Catawba County and after college moved back to the Hickory area to raise my family. The 2020-2021 school year is my 22nd 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, at St.Stephens High School. I graduated from Western Carolina University...(GO CATS!!!) with a B.S. of 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 2020 Semester Schedule:
1st Period - Foods and Nutrition 2
2nd Period - Foods and Nutrition 1
3rd Period - Planning
4th Period - Foods and Nutrition 1
I will be available for student and or parent conference sessions during the following times.
Office Hours: Monday - Thursday 12:00pm - 12:20pm and Friday 10:00am - 12:00pm
You may contact me by calling (828) 465-0920 Ext. 112