The best part about my job is hands down the people I work with daily!
What 3-5 adjectives best describe you? Personable, positive, open minded, creative, conscientious, and silly!
Briefly describe your job… what do you really do at EL? I support schools and districts in Central CA. Chat and connect with teachers and admin all day long to ensure their experience with EL is fantastic!
What do you like about working at EL? Hands down the people and especially, the sales team. Our teams are collaborative, helpful, and supportive…a lot of really good people work at EL. We have amazing products that support teachers and help students reach their potential!
What's the most seriously fun thing you've ever done? Jazz Fest with besties and skiing with my family!
Tell us about one of your STEM mentors. Who inspired you, and how? A Math Education professor, who helped me nurture my love for mathematics! College BIO teacher, Prof Webb.
Time travel… past or future? Tough one…but I have to say past….love history, but concerned about the dental and medical care!
Chemistry or Biology? Bio
Algebra or Geometry? Algebra
Learn a language or learn how to code? Code
Deep space or deep sea? Both
Bill Nye or Neil DeGrasse Tyson? I like both a lot…love this quote by NDGT: "The good thing about science is that it's true whether or not you believe in it.” “For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the suffering of others. You'd be surprised how far that gets you.”
Einstein or Newton? Einstein
Star Wars or Star Trek? Star Wars
Keyboard or Paper + Pencil? Both
Playlists or Podcasts? Playlists
In the classroom… Front row or back row? Front, to help concentrate!