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Courses Taught
Creative Writing
Honors World Literature  
World Literature 

Educational Journey 

Mayfair High School 
A.A., Long Beach City College 
B.A., California State University, Long Beach 
M.F.A., Chapman University 

Marina Involvement 
15th year at Marina
English Department 
Department Coordinator 
KIWIN'S Advisor 
Student Assistance Center Tutor 

1. Student voted Golden Helmsman Award recipient (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2019, 2022)
2. Huntington Beach Masonic Teacher of the Year (2015)

3. CA-NV-HI KIWIN’S Advisor of the Year (2015)
4. JET District KIWIN'S Advisor of the year (2017)


1. "Open Last" Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Wonder of Christmas (2018)
2. “Feeling Ohana” Chicken Soup for the Soul: Inspiration for Teachers (2017)
3. “Girl in Coat” Chapman’s Calliope: A Literary Magazine (2016)
4. “The Space Between the Wind” Beggar's Crossing, an Anthology (2015)