List of 10 frequently asked questions.

  • My primary roles at Thacher

    I teach history, coach girls’ varsity basketball, and advise freshmen girls.

  • I knew I wanted to work at Thacher when

    I first became a teacher! Having graduated from Thacher, I have always considered it the ideal place to teach.
  • Favorite job perk

    Healthy and delicious food all the time...and the pool.
  • Since you asked me to brag, heres the professional accomplishment I'm most proud of

    Coaching our girls’ basketball team to the CIF semifinals in my first year as head coach.
  • Favorite places at Thacher

    The Outdoor Chapel and the basketball gym.
  • Favorite place on earth

    Lake Tahoe.
  • The book, movie, work of art, or piece of music I cannot imagine life without

    This Place, written by Mr. Haggard. It represents everything that I love most about Thacher, and hearing (and sometimes singing!) it each spring fills me with a contentment that is unmatched by anything else.
  • Hardly anybody knows that

    I majored in Chinese in college.
  • What I wanted to be when I grew up

    When I was 5, I announced that I wanted to be a bootistsomeone who fits people for ski boots.
  • What I want to be when I grow up (now)

    A teacher, coach, mentor, and friend whom students and colleagues can count on...a person who strives to do this work to the highest standards of excellence each day. I feel so fortunate to be here; I want to make sure that I continue to earn and deserve that privilege.