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Subjects Taught
English 10 - Pre-AP, English 11 - AP


Master of Education, Secondary Language Arts, 2007
University of South Alabama

Bachelor of Arts, English, 1999
University of South Alabama


Current and former professional affiliations:

Mobile Bay Writing Project
National Education Association
National Council of Teachers of English
Alabama Council of Teachers of English


Hewitt-Trussville High School (2016--present)
Dual Enrollment 101 and 102
AP Language and Composition
English 11
Pre-AP English 10

Creative Writing Club

Homewood High School (2013-2016)
AP Literature and Composition

Gay/Straight Alliance

Hewitt-Trussville High School (2008--2013)
AP Literature and Composition
Dual Enrollment 101 and 102
English 10

Debate Team
Design Team
Philosophy Club
Film Club
Creative Writing Club

Hueytown High School (2007-2008)
English 10


Other experience:

PTO Grant Recipient (2013-2015)
Developed a Visiting Writers Series at Homewood High School

Slash Pine Poetry Festival (2014)
Featured reader

A+ College Ready (2012--2013)
Instructor/Consultant for AP Literature and Composition

Alabama Council of Teachers of English (2013)
Teacher Inservice: “’They might not need me, yet they might’: Using Professional and Teacher-Written Models for Writing Poetry”

Trussville City Schools (2010)
Teacher Inservices on classroom management

Mobile Bay Writing Project (2006)
“The Zine’s the Thing: Empowering Student Writers Through Self-Publishing”

Alabama Library Association (2005)
Presenter and Panelist: “Alternative Literature and Media in Libraries: Divining the Future of Collection Development”

I’ve also worked as a:

bass player (electric and upright)
body donation program assistant
grant proofreader
laboratory glassware cleaner
line cook
record store clerk
tutor for Buddhist monks