University of the Pacific & BATTI, Bay Area Teacher Training Institute, 2016 – 2018

  • M.A. Education:  Curriculum Design and Instruction
  • Multiple Subjects Credential (Preliminary)
  • CLAD (Crosscultural, Language, and Academic Development) Certificate

Louisiana State University, 2008 – 2013

  • B.S. Natural Resource Ecology and Management:  Conservation Biology

Digital Skills, Licenses, Certifications, and Trainings

  • Learner Management Platforms:  Seesaw, Chalkup, and Google Classroom
  • Commonly Used Classroom Apps & Tools:  Google Suite (Drive, Docs, Slides, Forms, Drawings, Sheets), CoSpaces, TinkerCAD Flipgrid, NearPod, EdPuzzle, Book Creator, Newsela, Explain Everything, Flip-a-Clip, LEGO Stopmotion Creator, Drawing Pad, Paper, Lightbot, Hopscotch, and Scratch Jr.
  • Common Sense Media Digital Citizenship Training (May 2017)
  • GIS: ArcMap and ArcCatalog v. 10
  • National Park Service Interpretive Development Program (IDP) Certifications: Foundations of Interpretation, Interpretive Programming, Interpretive Writing
  • Leave No Trace ‘Trainer’ Status (Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center, July 2013)
  • Cornell Civic Ecology Lab MOOCs: Urban Environmental Education, Environmental Education Outcomes
  • Beginning Beekeeping Apprenticeship by BioFuel Oasis Urban Farm Store (February  – April 2018)
  • 40-Hour Sexual Violence and Suicide Crisis Hotline Training (BR STAR Center, April 2012)
  • Child Abuse and Mandated Reporter Training
  • Louisiana Boater Safety License
  • Louisiana Hunter & Gun Safety Graduate


  • LSU Distinguished Communicator
  • Udall Foundation Scholarship Honorary Mention
  • Conservation Leader for Tomorrow Fellow
  • Mark Dupuy Wildlife Conservation Scholarship
  • 2042: Young Leader Re-imagining Conservation Fellow
  • Taylor Opportunity Program for Students Honor Award
  • LSU Dean’s List
  • Louisiana Dept. of Environmental Quality’s Environmental Leadership Award