- McDaniel College, MEd, Deaf Education, 1986
- Lock Haven University, BS, Dual Major- Elementary Education/ Special Education, 1978
Areas of Expertise
- Special Education
- Intervention Specialist
- Behavior and Schoolwide Effective Behavior Support
Thirty five years of experience in public education in Pennsylvania with special expertise in the fields of Special Education and Response to Intervention. Served as Department Chair of the Elementary and Secondary Special Education Departments for thirty-one of those years sharing in the decision making process in regards to instructional programs for special needs students. Facilitated a pre-referral intervention program utilizing Tier One, Two and Three interventions to address students' social, emotional and academic needs.