Carson-Newman College--Bachelor of Music--certified to teach K-8 band and chorus. 

University of Tennessee, Knoxville--certified to teach grades 1-8

Carson-Newman College--Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction, certified to teach Special Education.




My first teaching assignment was teaching 3rd grade at Knoxville Baptist Christian School.  The next several years I taught K-5th grade music in Knoxville City Schools, then Knox County Schools.  Next, I taught K-5th grade music in Seminole County Schools in Central Florida and Pre-K-3rd grade music in Franklin Special School District in Franklin, TN.  This is my 6th year teaching special needs children in Jefferson County Schools.