If you could do any profession other than teach, what would it be? Marriage and Family Therapist, photographer
Who are your favorite musicians? My brother (AWOLNATION),(for any time) Weezer (for nostalgia), the Beach Boys (for light-hearted happiness), the Beatles (for good vibes), Ingrid Michaelson (for girly moments), Zac Brown Band (for backyarding it up) and lately… Taylor Swift Pandora (for getting ready to do something or anything that requires energy or motivation)
Do you have any pets? If so, What kind? 80 lb black lab who brings my children so much joy because they can pounce and crawl all over her
What talent would you most like to possess? Oh to sing would be a dream! I’d settle for any musical instrument! I tried my hand at drumming, guitar and piano for very, very brief moments. I learned that I should have started young (Go Frank!!).
Where is your dream travel destination? I lived in Florence for a summer so I’ve traveled Europe but I learned that I really missed out on Ireland, Switzerland and Austria. I want to sing “The hills are alive….”.
What is your most treasured possession? My family. If I could build a compound and have everyone living on it, I would in a heartbeat. I’m talking: mom, dad, brothers, sisters, “families in law”, the works. That would be a dream come true!
What is your most marked characteristic? I’m an introvert, but not in the classroom. I feel happiest when I am helping others.
If not yourself, who would you like to be? A child. Children are the purest and happiest of all souls.
What is your motto? Philippians 4:13
Who are the heroes and heroines in your life? My mom (the Reindeer) and dad. They are my best friends and the wisest and most loving people I know. If you’ve met them, then you’ll know why I say that.