Where did you grow up and what was your first language?
I grew up all over Pennsylvania, but lived in Philadelphia the longest. My first language is English.
What from your hometown do you wish you could find in New York City?
Vegan Po-Boy Sandwich
Where did you go to college?
Penn State, Chestnut Hill College, City University of New York
What was your favorite book in middle school?
Where the Red Fern Grows, by Wilson Rawls
What is the best part of teaching at Hamilton Grange?
This will be my first year at Hamilton Grange so, to be determined ... ;)
What is your favorite thing to do when you are not teaching?
Traveling, gardening, enjoying the great outdoors, eating at delicious vegan restaurants, yoga
What is your favorite quote?
"Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild, precious life?" - Mary Oliver
"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." - Nelson Mandela