Where did you grow up and what was your first language?
I grew up in Binghamton, New York. My first language was Spanish, though I do not speak it very well now.
What from your hometown do you wish you could find in New York City?
I wish I could find Spiedies. Spiedies are a food native to Binghamton and they are BOMB! They are basically marinated meat used for subs, but you can eat them standalone since they are very good.
Where did you go to college?
I earned my B.A. in Mathematics from Hamilton College, and I am currently attending Relay Graduate School of Education.
What was your favorite book in middle school?
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
What is the best part of teaching at Hamilton Grange?
Working with a welcoming and unified community.
What is your favorite thing to do when you are not teaching?
I enjoy skating, playing sports, and video-games. I also enjoy writing and being with friends.
What is your favorite quote?
"Dreams, without goals, remain dreams, and ultimately fuel disappointment. Goals, on the road to achievement, cannot be achieved without discipline and consistency." - Denzel Washington