Threes-Fours Lead Teacher & Music Teacher
Where did you grow up?: Cincinnati, Ohio
How long have you been working with children/teaching?: About ten years, six at DCP
What led you to a career in education?: I love children and learning
What is your favorite thing about working at DCP?: I believe strongly in play based
education. The fact that this gets to be the core of how we approach learning, is magical. I love being a part of that!
What is your favorite thing to do in the classroom?: share music and play
What are your hobbies or passions outside of DCP?: Cooking, hiking with my boys and my dogs
Where can we find you in Denver (favorite spots/hangouts/places to visit): Denver Center Theatre Company, City Park, Vine Street Pub, St. Ignatius Loyola Church, my backyard!
Tell us about your family: I have two sons who are both DCP alumni. Finnegan is 11 and starting middle school this year at the Denver boys school. Kaelen is almost 9 and will be a 4th grader at Teller elementary. I also have two dogs. Daisy and Miss Minnie Pearl. They are all the light of my life!
What did you want to be when you grew up?: a singer
What do you remember most about being a young child?: I remember playing pretend a lot and playing outside!!
What was your favorite thing to do as a child?: play in the creek and climb trees
Anything else you want to add about yourself: It is my sincere honor to help with the development of so many young persons at DCP. I love this community and staff and feel so happy to be returning for another year!