Areas of Interest

  • Inclusive schools

  • LGBTQ+ safe spaces for students and staff

  • Anti-Racist pedagogy and abolitionist teaching

  • Going gradeless or mastery-based education

  • Developing caring classroom communities

  • And more...

Resume Highlights

  • Developed & piloted multiple courses in Creative Writing & Game-Based reading & math interventions

  • In collaboration with other teachers, reshaped the 9th grade ELA curriculum & classroom structures into a gradeless model

  • Experience developing thematic units & project-based learning opportunities for students k-12

  • Queer-Straight Alliance founding faculty advisor

  • Developed & facilitated LGBTQ+ Safe Space training for school staff


Graduated 2015

Wayne State University

Bachelor of Science Secondary English Education

Current Teaching Certification


English Language Arts (BA) 6-12

English as a Second Language (NS) 6-12


If you're interested in having me speak, present, attend a panel, etc., about any of my areas of interest or accomplishment, please contact me!