Cleveland Teachers Union
Education: Master’s degree in education, Cleveland State University; bachelor’s degree in education, Miami University
Toughest Challenge: Coming into the presidency of CTU during a pandemic
Favorite Quote: “Well behaved women seldom make history.” ― Laurel Thatcher Ulrich
How I Motivate Others: I try to lead by example, encourage others and nudge people out of their comfort zone and give them the opportunity to shine.
Best Advice: Have the courage to stand up for what you believe in and do the best that you can. If you do that, you’ll be able to live with yourself.
What Keeps Me Up at Night: Keeping our students and staff safe in school
Important Lesson Learned: You cannot overcommunicate.
Hobby/Passion: I’m an avid reader and love musical theater.