With a strong background in history and archaeology, I enjoy teaching very much. My approach combines patience and attention to detail. I received my degree in History from the United States Naval Academy in 2004 and more recently, a master's degree in archaeology. AP US History, California History, Native American Studies, and cultural anthropology are some of my many interests. I have been working with kids and students since I was camp counselor in High School. Otherwise, I have 17 years o... [more]
With a degree from Annapolis in history, I specialize in US history and have a particular interest in maritime and Native American history. My master's degree in archaeology led to four years working for the National Park Service with an emphasis on historical archaeology. Recently completed an African American history project for the National Park Service in the Los Angeles Area.
Attended two archaeological field schools and completed a master's thesis on Spanish Colonial Era artifacts found at a Native American Village on Santa Catalina Island. Spent the last four years as an archaeological technician for the National Park Service conducting archaeological fieldwork including excavations and historical archaeological research.