An accomplished international leader with an extensive background in teaching & learning, instructional coaching, PD and leadership. A passion for individual growth, building relationships, motivation, positivity, and adaptability in cultural settings.

Experience

  • Head of Upper Elementary

    at SAIS Dubai

    September 2018 - at Present

    Dubayy

    • ACADEMIC & PASTORAL Care • INSTRUCTIONAL COACHING & MENTORING • PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Director • DATA to INSTRUCTION Analysis • COMMON CORE American Curriculum • DSIB rating Acceptable to GOOD • UAE National Agenda Action Plan

  • School Guidance Counselor

    at Al Maaref Private School

    September 2017 - July 2018

    Dubayy

    • PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT • Naviance® Administrator – CCR • CHILD SAFEGUARDING OFFICER • POLICY writing - Child Safety & Counseling • APPLE TEACHER CERTIFIED: BYOD • MAP & CAT4 Testing • COMMON CORE American Curriculum

  • School Administrator

    at Colegio 67

    September 2010 - January 2017

    Madrid

    • PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Director • Created SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT PLAN • CAREER & COLLEGE Counselor • Naviance® platform administrator • DATA to INSTRUCTION • STAFF HIRING • GOVERNANCE BOARD Liaison • Career & College Readiness Curriculum • STUDY ABROAD coordination • MENTORSHIP program: job-shadowing • Coordinate school VOLUNTEER abroad • Student Council ADVISOR

  • Director of Studies

    at AngloOrbe

    September 2004 - August 2010

    Madrid

    • PUBLISHED teaching resources • Wrote pubic tenders • Led team of 80+ teachers • INSTRUCTED TOEFL, IELTS, FCE, CAE • ESTABLISHED foreign partnerships • ATTENDED Education Fairs • MANAGED marketing campaign • Staff HIRING

Education

  • Instructional Coaching & Leadership

    at Viterbo

    2018 - at Present (2 years) Wisconsin

  • Bachelor of Science

    at University of WI-La Crosse

    1995 - 2000 (5 years) Wisconsin

Languages

  • Spanish Negotiation

  • English Native

Hives