Degrees and Certifications:
A love for science, critical thinking and creativity are attributes I focus on fostering in each of my students. I teach biology, pre-ap biology, and advanced placement biology at Coldspring-Oakhurst High School. I hold a Bachelor of Science in Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences; Ecology Option from Texas A & M University. I also hold a Dutch Language Proficiency Certificate from the Defense Language Institute in Washington D.C., and am proficient in both Dutch and Portuguese. I have worked as an ecologist, instructor and program director in Joshua Tree National Park and surrounding wilderness areas. A love of the outdoors, science and people brought my focus to public education 6 years ago.