Degrees and Certifications:
I am excited about teaching science. It is my fourth year at Raymond Elementary School. This is my 20th year in education. I started my career in Hinds County, so I feel like I am back home. I love working with all children. I am certified in K-12 special education and K-6 regular education. I have taught 5th grade language arts for 6 years and special education for 11 years.
I am married to Steven Pickett. He and I love our community and helping others. We have 3 children and 2 grandgirls. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends. I love craft projects, swimming and going to the beach in my free time.
I believe all children have the ability to learn. It is my job as an educator is to find my students strengths and help them to grow as a person.