Curriculum Vitae

Academic and Educational Experiences

Updated 2017

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220px-University_of_Scranton_sealUndergraduate Degree:

University of Scranton, Pennsylvania ~ 1993

Bachelor of Science
Elementary Education K-8 Certification

Masters Degree:

Ramapo College, New Jersey ~ 1999

Masters of Science
Educational Technology
Year Position School
2015 – Present 7th Grade Science/Project Plus Howell Middle School South
2003-2015 7th Grade Science/Project Plus Howell Memorial Middle School
1998-2003 Technology Education (6-8) Howell Middle School South
1997-1998 5th Grade Taunton Elementary School
1995-1997 6th Grade Taunton Elementary School
1994-1995 6th Grade Southard Elementary School
1993-1994 Resource Room Assistant Southard Elementary School
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Committees & Presentations

  • NJEA Conf.: GIF-Robotics 2015
  • NJ Techspo Presenter 1996
  • Closing the Achiev. Gap Cmt.
  • Technology Plan Cmte.
  • Standard Based Report Card Cmte.
  • Science Curriculum Cmte.
  • Project Plus Revision Cmte.
  • MS Scheduling Cmte.

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Special Assignments

  • Faculty Advisory Cmte.
  • Class Trip Coordinator
  • Teacher Leader/Steven’s Institute
  • Vanguard Teacher
  • Vex Robotics Facilitator
  • STAR Challenge Advisor
  • Verizon App Advisor
  • STEAM Tank Advisor
  • NJ DOE Fut. Ready Task Force
  • Bright Schools Advisor

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Awards

  • Gold Star School Staff- 1997/Taunton
  • HTEF -Technology Advisor -2011
  • National TSA Advisor of the Year – 2014
  • NJ State Joint Resolution – 2014
  • TSA Chapter Excellence – 2015
  • Presidential Excel. Nominee – 2017

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Grants

  • Lowes Toolbox ~ $4800 -2009
  • Pets in the Classroom ~ $200 -2012
  • NJEA Koch Grant ~ $10,000 -2013
  • Pets in the Classroom ~ $50 -2014
  • HTEF Sunny Stem Days ~ $1000 -2015
  • Lettuce Just Learn to Grow~ $388-2016
  • NJ Hipp Foundation~  VEX IQ $5K-2016
  • PTO Grant: Ecology~ $500-2016
  • NJ Hipp: Probeware~ $1400-2017

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Advisor Positions

  • School Newspaper – Taunton
  • School Newspaper – Memorial
  • Yearbook Advisor – Memorial
  • TSA Advisor – Memorial
  • TEAMS Advisor – Memorial
  • TSA Advisor – South
  • TEAMS Advisor – South

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PAL Student Programs

  • Video Boot Camp ~ 2012
  • Paranormal Camp ~ 2013
  • Paranormal Camp ~ 2014
  • Paranormal Camp ~ 2016
  • Paranormal Camp ~ 2017
  • Vex Robotics Camp ~ 2017

Other Occupations

Newspaper Delivery, Dishwasher, Bus Boy, Food Prep/Meat Slicing, Waiter, Seafood Prep/Sales/Cook, Convenience Store Clerk, Cemetery Maintenance & Burial, Telemarketer, Daycare Teacher, Santa/Freehold Raceway Mall, Easter Bunny, Bart Simpson & Teenage Mutant Turtle at a Carnival, Life Guard (Beach/Pool), CPO- Certified Pool Operator, Security Guard, Farm Hand, Tutor, PC Repair, Web Site Design, Resume Writer, Video Editor, Small Business Owner, Paranormal Investigator, Catering Assistant, Science World Magazine Evaluator, Educational Testing Service Question Developer (ETS), Paranormal Teacher, Urban Explorer, Pirate, Ordained Minister/Wedding Officiant, Blog Poster/Moderator, NASA Astronaut Applicant (2016), Allaire Living History Volunteer

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