Ph.D. Educational Leadership/Systems Union Institute & University Cincinnati, Ohio
National Board Certification Early Adolescent English Language Arts Rochester, New York
Master of Arts Speech Communication Behavior, State University of New York @ Brockport
Bachelor of Arts Secondary English Education Barber-Scotia Presbyterian College Concord, North Carolina
Flaum Eye Institute support group facilitator and coach – years
Certified Evocative Coach – Center for School Transformation – 2015
Veteran urban educator – 30+ years
Founding Fellow – Institute of Coaching Professional Association – 5 years
Instructional, leadership, and personal coaching – 15 years
Participant in invitation-only Institute of Coaching Leadership Forums – Cambridge, MA – 2013, New York City – 2014, Toronto, ON CA – 2015
National Board Certified Teacher since 2000.
Coach to educators, community leaders & independent business owners – 15 years
Certified in America’s Choice School Design in Ramp-Up to Secondary Literacy – 2005.
Honored as pioneer in portfolio based standards assessment by the NCEE – National Center on Education and the Economy and the New Standards Project in 2002.