Goal: Improve the lives of others by writing grants that promote educational and other opportunities.
Education: Masters Degree in English Education (University of Idaho)
Bachelors Degree in English (College of Idaho)
Teaching Certificates in Idaho and Nebraska
Grant Writing Experience:
2011: Writing three grants for University of Nebraska-Lincoln
TRIO Program, Upward Bound (Classic, Math-Science, Veterans)
2004-2009: Wrote four successful grants for University of Nebraska-Lincoln,
TRIO Programs. (2 for Student Support Services, 1 for Educational Talent Search, 2 for Upward Bound Programs). Resulted in over $5.5 million in grant awards.
Other Work Experience:
2006-2011: English Teacher. Waverly High School, Waverly, NE.
Taught English Composition accredited for high school senior English, Advanced Placement course, and dual credit through Nebraska Wesleyan University. Taught 9th grade English. Member of district curriculum committee.
2002-2006: Writing Specialist. University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE.
TRIO Programs, Student Support Services.
Taught Freshmen College Composition courses. Managed tutoring program. Published monthly newsletter.