I have knowledge and experience teaching all areas related to family life and life skills in general. I enjoy working with all types of people and have developed good human relation skills in each of the positions I have held. I feel it is important to work hard and to be dedicated in order to achieve success in any position.
Graduated with a M.S. in General Family and Consumer Sciences, University of Central Arkansas, August 2008.
Graduated with a B.S.E. in Family and Consumer Sciences Education, University of Central Arkansas, May 1987.
Graduated from South Side High School, Bee Branch, May 1983.
County Extension Agent-Family and Consumer Sciences/Staff Chair, University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service, Cleburne County, 320 West Main Street, Arkansas 72543, (501) 671-2016. Supervisor: Sharon Reynolds. April 15, 2002.
County Extension Agent-Family and Consumer Sciences, University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service, Perry County, P.O. Box 300, Perryville, Arkansas 72126, (501) 889-2661. Supervisor: Quinton Hornsby. July 1997 to April 14, 2002.
Home Economics Instructor, Blytheville West Junior High School, 700 West Chickasawba, Blytheville, Arkansas 72315, (870) 762-2983. Supervisor: Leslie Tolley. August 1988 to June 1997.
Dietetic Assistant, Baptist Medical Center, 9601 Interstate 630 Exit 7, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, (501) 227-2000. Supervisor: Sarah Raines. April 1988 to August 1988.
Cafeteria Supervisor, Baptist Medical Center, 9601 Interstate 630 Exit 7, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, (501) 227-2000. Supervisor: Sarah Raines. October 1987 to April 1988.
Communications: I have written various reports and papers throughout college and in my current position. I prepare and present oral presentations to various age groups. I have numerous personal contacts with all types of people.
Supervisory: I currently supervise three people in the county office in which I work. I also am responsible for supervising our youth, youth leaders and I work with our foundation members and serve in an advisory capacity for several leadership groups in the county. I was responsible and successfully supervised people in the daily responsibilities of a hospital cafeteria. I supervise hands-on instruction in classes I conduct, and have also done this in a classroom.
Personal Skills: I have always interacted well with supervisors, fellow workers, parents, and students. I have also performed extra duties such as chaperoned dances, worked ball games, and sponsored cheerleaders, the pep club and the Future Homemakers of America group.
Available upon request.