Where did you grow up and what was your first language?
I grew up in Muskegon, Michigan and English is my first language.
What from your hometown do you wish you could find in New York City?
I wish Lake Michigan were a 10 minute drive from my apartment, like in my hometown.
Where did you go to college?
I went to college at Central Michigan University.
What was your favorite book in middle school?
My favorite book was Number the Stars by Lois Lowry.
What is the best part of teaching at Hamilton Grange?
The best part of teaching at Hamilton Grange is the positive energy you feel when you walk in the building.
What is your favorite thing to do when you are not teaching?
When I'm not teaching I love to swim, bike and run.
What is your favorite quote?
"Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're usually right" -Henry Ford