Occupation and Employment: I currently work as the Director of Technology and Information Services for the Tahoe Truckee Unified School District. My role is to implement the District’s technology plan, maintain and secure our network infrastructure, facilitate professional learning in technology for our faculty and staff, as well as organize educational technology integration within our transitional kindergarten through 12th grade classrooms.
Education: I graduated from the Princeton Theological Seminary in 2005 with an M. Div. My undergraduate work was completed in Elementary Education and Liberal Studies at Princeton University and Simpson University.
Previous Employment: In the Tahoe Truckee Unified School District I have taught middle school Humanities, Science, and Math. I most recently worked with at-risk youth in our school district’s alternative education programs supporting students in their plans to graduate high school. I served as the Pastor, Minister of Word and Sacrament of the Truckee Lutheran Presbyterian Church from 2005 through 2014. I served as the Director of Children’s Ministry at the Media Presbyterian Church in Media, PA, and also as Director of Youth Ministries at the First Presbyterian Church of Redding, CA.
Community Involvement: I am an active member of the Optimist Club in Truckee, a leader in our Tahoe
City Cub Scout Webelos den, a member of the Association of California School Administrators, National
Science Teachers Association, and the International Society of Technology Educators.
Church Involvement: I currently serve as the secretary of the Mission Committee at St. Nicholas’
Episcopal Church, Tahoe City. I’ve also served as a pastor, staff member, and in leadership of churches in
PA, NJ, and CA.