I have had the privilege of teaching at King Drew since August 2006. Prior to my time here, I worked at SeaWorld San Diego in the education department and in aviculture (birds) for 6 years. I grew up in San Diego and attended the University of San Diego. I graduated from USD with a degree in Marine Science, emphasis in Biology; along with a minor Chemistry in 2003. In 2005, I moved to Los Angeles and began my Masters at UCLA. I graduated from UCLA with a Masters in Education in 2007.