Education


University of Southern California
2009-2015
Doctor of Education
Concentration in Educational Psychology

University of Southern California
2005-2006
Master of Arts in Teaching

University of California, Irvine
1998-2002
Bachelor of Arts in English

Gretchen Whitney Junior High & High School
1993-1998
High School Diploma

 
Credentials & Certificates


California Clear Multiple Subject Teaching Credential (Renewable in 2018)

Supplementary Authorization in English (Renewable in 2018)

California Administrative Services Credential (Certificate of Eligibility)

 
Experience


South Pasadena Unified School District
South Pasadena Middle School
English Teacher, Grade 7/ELD
September 2016 – Present

California Department of Education
Instructional Quality Commission
Commissioner / Member
January 2016 – January 2019

South Pasadena Unified School District
Marengo Elementary School
English Teacher, Grade 5
September 2015 – 2016

California Department of Education
ELA/ELD Adoption of Instructional Materials Panel
Content Review Expert, Panel 4 (Intensive Intervention ELA & Specialized ELD)
January 2015 – November 2015

South Pasadena Unified School District
South Pasadena Middle School & Marengo Elementary School
Curriculum Specialist (Teacher on Special Assignment)
September 2013 – 2015

South Pasadena Unified School District
South Pasadena Middle School
English Teacher, Grade 6
September 2006 – 2013

University of Southern California
Rossier School of Education / Educational Psychology and Technology
Graduate Teaching Assistant
September 2010 – August 2011