Leadership Experience

Supervisor of Educational Technology & Related Arts

Lawrence Township Public Schools, Lawrenceville, NJ  (Sept 2014 – Present)

  • Curriculum & Instruction
    • Supervised 39 librarians & teachers across multiple disciplines in grades K-12: Technology, Library, Business, Family & Consumer Sciences, Art, Music, & Drama
    • Conducted teacher evaluations according to Danielson Framework for Teaching
    • Assisted teachers in development, analysis, and reporting of Student Growth Objectives
    • Facilitated transition to standards-based grade reporting for Art, Music, Technology, & Library Skills classes at Lawrence Intermediate School
    • Collaborated with teaching staff on development of new curriculum and updates to existing curriculum
    • Expanded high school course offerings in Music, Business, and Family & Consumer Sciences
    • Responded to community input in establishing computer programming courses at Lawrence High School
    • Ensured continuity of programming in Music department by establishing Jazz Band program at Lawrence Middle School
  • Committee & Community Involvement
    • Established Arts Advisory Council, collaborative goal-setting body aimed at K-12 arts program development
    • Collaborated with teaching staff on departmental hiring committees
    • Served on district Green Team to obtain Sustainable Jersey for Schools Bronze certification for all district schools
    • Wrote and delivered keynote address at 2014 LTPS Community Conversation for Strategic Planning
  • Budget & Finance
    • Managed planning and purchasing for departmental budgets in excess of $100,000
    • Obtained approximately $70,000 in grants to augment district fine & performing arts and technology programs
  • Staff Professional Development
    • Mentored intern in graduate-level administrator certification program
    • Established relationships with local organizations to provide professional learning opportunities to LTPS staff
    • Coordinated relevant, differentiated professional development opportunities for supervisees
    • Trained district staff in Handle with Care crisis intervention techniques
    • Consulted with teachers and administrators on curricular implementation and integration of technology

School Psychologist

Lawrence Township Public Schools, Lawrenceville, NJ  (Sept 2011 – Aug 2014)
North Hunterdon-Voorhees Regional High School District, Annandale, NJ  (Jan 2009 – Aug 2011)
Hunterdon Central Regional High School District, Flemington, NJ  (Sept 2008 – Dec 2008)

  • Committee & Community Involvement
    • Served on Intervention & Referral Services team
    • Contributed to adaptation of Danielson Group school psychologist evaluation rubric for local use
  • Scheduling
    • Coordinated master special education placement & course scheduling at Lawrence Intermediate School
    • Developed and maintained daily schedule for classroom assistants at Lawrence Intermediate School
  • Staff Professional Development
    • Developed and facilitated technology training sessions for district faculty
    • Coordinated and implemented “Flipped Faculty Meeting” model at Lawrence Intermediate School

Teacher of English

Hunterdon Central Regional High School, Flemington, NJ (Sept 2000 – Aug 2008)

  • Curriculum & Instruction
    • Trained teachers on technology integration strategies for authentic learning
    • Co-authored course proposal and curriculum for Shakespeare’s Comedy course
    • Coordinated service-learning projects for juniors and seniors
  • Supervision & Mentoring
    • Supervised Rutgers University student teacher and mentored first-year English teacher