Currently a Gifted and Talented instructor at Minot Public Schools (ND), Outgoing Chair of ISTE's Digital StoryTelling Network [DSN], member of ND Association for Gifted Children Board as Past President, and ND FableVision Learning Ambassador. A veteran elementary and middle school educator, technology integrator and gifted instructor, she enjoys bringing "a-ha" moments through higher order and critical thinking activities to educators and students. Provides professional development opportunities in the areas of Technology Integration, Differentiated Instruction, Digital StoryTelling, and Curriculum Enrichment using Higher Order Thinking, Problem Solving and Questioning Strategies. She has provided numerous sessions at ISTE, various Gifted and Technology Conferences, and graduate courses for local universities. She currently chairs the Digital StoryTelling Playground at ISTE and has presented a variety of webinars for the ISTE Webinar Series and Digital StoryTelling Network Webinar Series.