Enthusiastic Nutrition Teacher, skilled at encouraging and inspiring high school students and families to become and live their healthiest lives. Passionate about generating engaging lessons and meaningful classroom discussions among students.
Bachelor of Science: Family and Consumer Science with Major in Nutrition and FoodsMay 2011Texas State University-
Dean's List 2011
American Cancer Society Lumanaria Chair 2009-2011
Texas State Homecoming Duchess 2009
Resident Assistant-Bexar Hall 2008-2010
Coursework in Nutrition and Food Science
Continuing education currently in science
Experienced and passionate nutrition educator with excellent communication skills
with a full 21st Century Classroom toolbox
to teach special needs students Independent Living Skills
Excellent Classroom Management that fosters positive Classroom Environment, Procedures and Routines
Creative lesson planner, engaging diverse student learners with effective lessons
Encourages and pushes students to use higher order thinking
Sets high and clear expectations of students
Models professional standards and advocates for students needs in classroom and campus
Family and Consumer Science Teacher08/2011
to Current CE King High School – Houston,
Manages classroom with daily objectives and structure
Teaches students how to prevent and manage diets to prevent chronic disease
Advocates for healthy living and campus involvement promoting physical activity
Accommodates and modifies lessons for students with IEP's and 504 needs
Successfully teaches students safe food handling practices
Catered and hosted eight "Superintendent's Pre-game Celebrations," with culinary arts classes
Encourages students to persevere with challenging tasks
Uses AVID strategies in daily learning practices to invoke well-rounded, organized, critical thinkers
Girl's Basketball and Track Coach08/2012
to 05/2016 CE King High School – Houston,
Designed each practice to match the skill
and learning levels of all
Suggested exercise modifications to individual students to avoid strain
Tracked class attendance
daily, monitored grades weekly to gauge tutorial
needs, and encouraged athletes to continue keeping grades up all year.
Built strong rapport with athletes and assistants before, during and after coaching seasons.
Coached the Freshmen
Lady Panthers Basketball team to win 1st in district (16-0) 2013-2014
season and tied for 1st place in 2015-2016 winning 14-2.
Coached 2 state winning
track relays (4x200m 2012-2014), 1st place state 100m
(2014) and long jumper in 2015 and 2016.
Maintained thorough knowledge of all rules, game procedures, coaching techniques and current trends in Basketball and Track.
Education Advising Assistant05/2010
to 08/2010 Texas State University – San Marcos,
Scheduled appointments for advisers.
Made schedule for Dean of Students.
Registered transfer and freshmen Education majors for fall 2010.
to 12/2010 San Marcos High School – San Marcos,
Learned to be an effective secondary teacher.
Successfully taught lessons on good nutritional habits.
Assisted students with dietary assessments.
Named “Teacher of the Month” at CE King High School in February, 2017
Chosen by Principal to represent Sheldon ISD for the high school "HAABSE Oustanding Teacher" award 2016-2017
Persevered to the finish line of the Chevron Houston Marathon, January 2017
Assisted the state winning Girl's Track team for 4 years and coached the 3rd place state wheelchair boy's shot-putter