Each individual has a unique purpose in this world. Not only will you feel more fulfilled using your unique talents and abilities, but also the rest of us need you to fill that unique role. My goal is to help teens discover their abilities and arm them with the knowledge to make informed decisions now and in the future. This is accomplished using the Highlands Ability Battery as my anchor offering. However, we can also delve into the other components that go with the Whole Person Model so as not to put too much weight on only one of the 8 Personal Vision Factors.
In 2015, I retired from teaching in the classroom in order to figure out my next phase in life. In hindsight, I realized that my entire life of diverse experiences in business, education, and volunteering was preparing me for this moment. After almost two decades teaching in the classroom, more than three decades volunteering in youth ministry, and through a lot of self-reflection, I discovered that what I really wanted to do was to help students learn about themselves.
Education and Certifications:
B.A., Business Administration and Accounting, Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois
M.A., Teaching and Learning, DePaul University, Chicago, Illinois
M.A., Educational Leadership, Concordia University, River Forest, Illinois
Licensed Educator in Illinois and Wisconsin