… in addition to rich life experience, of course:

  • M. Ed in Special Education with a focus on social/emotional/behavioral difficulties & Autism. I started a school for kids with high functioning Autism.

  • M. Ed in School Administration where I focused on character development, supporting the whole child, mindfulness, trauma-sensitive education, sensory experiences in the classroom, autism, innovative behavioral support, integrated academics, growth mindset, community building, and personal self-advocacy

  • BA in Sustainable food Systems and Environmental Studies

  • Mindful Schools Certified Trainer

  • Advanced Reiki Certified

  • Additional Trainings/Topics:

    • Trauma and the body

    • Leadership and coaching

    • Racial Equity

    • Shamanism

    • Intuition

  • Recent Presentations:

    • Knowing the Inner Landscape through Authentic Mindfulness & Resiliency; NATSAP SE Regional 2018

    • Mindfulness of Mind, Body, and Soul; More than Mindfulness 2018

    • Supporting Resiliency; More than Mindfulness Conference 2017

    • Mindfulness of Body & Mind; NATSAP SE Regional 2017

    • Student character development; National EL Education Conference 2015