I am a 1986 graduate of Olympia High School in Stanford Illinois
I am a 1991 graduate of Anderson University in Anderson Indiana
My teaching experience includes:
Preschool Monessori School (Indiana)
Frankton Elementary School (Indiana)
Liberty Christian School (Indiana)
Sikeston Public Schools/ Bulldog Preschool Teacher Assistant (Missouri)
Sikeston Public Schools/Kindergarten Center and Matthews Elementary (Missouri)
Private Piano instructor 1990-present
BA in Music Education K-12, Vocal & Instrumental
Membership in NAfME
Attend MMEA Inservice workshops each year
State membership MSTA
Local membership SCTA
I began teaching in Sikeston in the fall of 2008. I was a teacher assistant at the SCTC Bulldog Preschool. In the fall of 2011 I began my position as Elementary Music Teacher at the Kindergarten Center and Matthews Elementary. I teach all students in both buildings K-4. I teach weekly music lessons as well as plan and prepare students to perform various times throughout the year. The Kindergarteners perform at Christmas and at the end of the year at our annual Fieldhouse Show. At Matthews Elementary the 1st and 2nd graders will perform at Christmas, 3rd graders will perform on Veterans Day and the 4th graders will perform the annual Tom Sawyer Play in May.
My husband in John Neeley, Senior Pastor at Tanner Street Church of God in Sikeston.
I have two adult children. Grace is beginning her graduate program at the University of Illinois and Michael is a senior at Anderson University in Indiana. They are both graduates of Sikeston High School.
I have a 4 year old dog named Daisy.