5161 E. 119th Ct.
Thornton, CO 80223
I am hard working, motivated and dedicated. I enjoy working independently as well as part of a team. I would like to secure a position that would challenge me and offer new opportunities for growth and excellence. Additionally, I am specifically looking for a position that will allow me to work with youth.
2008 Grand Canyon University Master’s Degree Special Education K-12
1996 Adams State College Bachelor of Arts Speech Communication
1988 Pueblo Central High High School Diploma
2010 Initial Colorado Teaching License: Special Education
HIGHLY QUALIFIED SUBJECTS
Special Education Generalist
2009 to Present Hudson Correctional Facility: The Geo Group, Inc.
11/2009 – Present Program Manager
Manage the Education, Vocational, Pre-Release, Library, Law Library, Hobby Craft and Recreation Departments.
2005 to 2009 Southern Peaks Regional Treatment Center: The Geo Group, Inc.
6/2007 – 10/2009 Lead Teacher (Mentored Education Staff, Acting Principal in Principal’s absence, Student Council Representative, Organized assemblies, Completed Monthly Reports, IEP’s, PLP’s, WRAT testing/scoring)
1/2006 – 10/2009 Teacher
4/2005 – 1/2006 Life Skill Worker (Housing Unit)
1997 - 2004 Colorado Dept. of Corrections
2004 CSP Mailroom Supervisor (Sgt.)
2000-2004 CCF (Close Security: Training Sgt., Master Control Sgt.)
1997-2000 CSP (Admin. Seg.: Housing Officer, Recreation Officer)
1995 – 1997 Senior Resource Development Agency/Pueblo Parks and RecreationRecreation Coordinator for the City and County of Pueblo (Senior Citizen Population)