ESL and Physical Education
Birthplace: Chicago, IL
College Degree: B.A. English Language & Literature, Fine Art; Gordon College, Wenham MA
Classes Taught: ESL, PE
I am in charge of the following school events/activities: Environmental Club, Backpacking and Outdoor Ed
Why I like teaching at SWA: The Beaver Creek campus is a natural paradise. Its beautiful location and intimate community make it a truly unique place for students to develop both personally and academically in ways that would not be possible in other settings.
Interests other than teaching: Sustainability, music, fine art
“But remember to bury behind the garage for compost.
Forgive who insulted you. Forgive yourself for being wrong.” Marge Piercy
My Teaching Philosophy: Showing is more powerful than telling; I want to empower my students to be doers.