School Name: Indian Bend Elementary School
Years Experience: 33 years
Education: Degree, College: BA Judson College MA - Masters in Education: Administration & Supervision
Started in education: 1981
Became a principal: 1997
Started with district: 2000
Started at current school: 2013
What is the best part of your job? Overseeing the student’s education, interacting with students, partnering with their families, and leading the community in a collaborative effort to ensure that each student reaches his or her full individual potential.
What important message do you want all your parents to know? All Children are Capable of Success! No Exceptions!
What are you proudest of in your career? In 2012, my former school, Village Vista Elementary won the National Title I Distinguished School of the Year for Arizona! The greatest contributing factor to this achievement was offering a small group Literacy Lab model for ALL students in the school.