Education

EDUCATION, CERTIFICATIONS & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

EDUCATION

Masters of Arts, Education, summa cum laude 3.98 GPA – Pepperdine University, 2001

Bachelor of Arts, English – University of Southern California, 1995

CERTIFICATIONS

Essentials of School Business for Non-Business Administrators: Budget Meets Mission – National Business Officers Association, online course, Nov. 2016

Adaptive Schools Seminar – Thinking Collaborative, Los Angeles, CA, Oct. 2016

Annenberg Alchemy Leadership Seminar – Annenberg Foundation, Los Angeles, CA, 2014

Rubicon Atlas Curriculum Mapping, Portland, OR, 2007

School Age Developmental Assessment Training – The Gessell Institute of Human Development, Fort Myers, FL, 2005

Schools Attuned Program – All Kinds of Minds, Palo Alto, CA, 2003

California Professional Clear Multiple Subject Teaching Credential, 2001

LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT SEMINARS

School Leadership Institute – National Association of Independent Schools, San Jose, CA, 2007

Leading from the Middle Seminar – National Center for Independent School Renewal, Los Angeles, CA, 2003

Administrative Leadership Seminar – The Head’s Network (formerly National Association of Principals of Schools for Girls), Farmington, CT, 2002

TEACHING AND LEARNING WORKSHOPS

Using Brain Research to Increase IQ & Student Achievement Conference – Learning and the Brain, San Francisco, CA, 2010

Everyday Mathematics Experienced User Conference for Administrators – Chicago Hilton, Chicago, IL, 2004

Differentiated Instruction Conference – Staff Development for Educators, Las Vegas, NV, 2005

Academic English Mastery Program Annual Conference – Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles, CA, 1999/2000

NATIONAL AND REGIONAL ASSOCIATION CONFERENCES

9th Annual Charter School Leadership Update – Charter Schools Development Center, Long Beach, CA, 2008

National Association of Independent Schools Annual Conference, Seattle, WA, 2012

National Association of Independent Schools People of Color Conference, Honolulu, HI & Boston, MA, 2003/2007

EDventures Conference – Education Industry Association, Evanston, IL, 2004