Employment History

Curriculum Management

  • San Antonio ISD
  • 2003 to Present
  • Manage, organize, and coordinate all district Formative Mini Assessments and Benchmark assessment implementations.
  • Manage, organize, and coordinate the processing and posting of district curriculum documents.
  • Maintain the SAISD Curriculum Management System.
  • Maintain strict quality-control measures for ensuring accuracy of student assessment results.
  • Provide instruction in the use of Eduphoria, Edusoft and DataDirector to administrators, Curriculum Specialists and other district personnel.
  • Provide on-site training and troubleshooting to campuses and individualized training and troubleshooting to individual teachers and administrators on demand through remote-access of user’s computer.
  • Create and modify graphics for assessments and on-demand for curriculum department needs.

Teacher Technology Specialist
Senior Trainer

  • San Antonio ISD
  • 1998 to 2003


  • Provided on-demand training in integration activities to campuses, small groups, and individual teachers.
  • Created web-based tutorials using Camtasia.
  • Designed and presented instructional units on integrating technology into the core curriculum.
  • Provided training and support in creating curricular-based multimedia productions, including movies and animations.

Teacher, 5th Grade

  • Graebner Elementary,
    San Antonio ISD
  • 1995 to 1998
  • Supervising teacher for UTSA student teachers, spring of 1997 and 1998.
  • Secretary of Science Committee, 1996-1997.
  • Developed thematic unit of water with a field trip to Natural Bridge Caverns as a culminating experience.
  • Visual Math trained.
  • GT Training Session 1, Summer 1996.
  • Tutor in TAAS tutoring program, 1995-1996, 1996-1997, 1997-1998.
  • Modeled AIMS activities for staff development.
  • Camp CARE teacher, thematic-based summer program, Summer 1996.
  • Graebner Griffin News, campus newspaper sponsor and editor, 1997-1998.

Teacher, 4th Grade

  • Brewer Elementary,
    San Antonio ISD
  • 1992 to 1995
  • Supervising teacher for UTSA student teachers, 1991-1992 school year, 1992-1993 school year.
  • Participated in technology training as a member of the Center for Educational Development and Excellence (CEDE) with UTSA.
  • Developed and presented Bats Incredible! workshop, based on AIMS materials.
  • Trained as a TESA presenter (Teacher Expectations and Student Achievement).
  • New Jersey Writing Program trained.
  • Member of SAISD Science Leadership Program.
  • Practiced literature-based instruction involving reading, writing and mathematics across the curriculum.

Teacher, 5th Grade

  • Hawthorne Elementary,
    San Antonio ISD
  • 1989 to 1992     
  • Wrote and received UTSA Alliance for Education Meteorology Mini-Grant.
  • Planned and executed an interactive study of habitats for 5th and 6th grade students of Hawthorne Elementary and Mark Twain Middle School.  Camp Hygh Lyfe was developed in conjunction with Trinity University and the YMCA.
  • Academic Coordinating Teacher, 1990-1991.
  • Member of Science Textbook Review Committee for SAISD.
  • Talents and TESA trained.
  • Appointed to Trinity University’s Clinical Faculty in the Department of Eduction as a Mentor Teacher to students pursuing a Masters Degree.
  • Assembled an maintained campus component of the Elementary Gardening Program with Texas A&M University’s Master Gardener’s Program.
  • Member of the Alliance for Better Schools.

Special Education Teacher

  • Mark Twain Middle School, San Antonio ISD
  • 1987–1989     
  • Behavior Improvement Unit

West Texas A&M University

  • Canyon, Texas
  • Anticipated Graduation Date, Spring 2019

Master of Education,
Instructional Design and Technology

Trinity University

  • San Antonio, TX
  • 1983-1987

Bachelor of Arts,
Elementary Education

Teaching Credentials:

  • General Elementary, Grades 1-8
  • Generic Special Education.