Profession: Research & Development Chemist
Research and Development
Studied the use of gamma radiation to improve the moisture absorption of tapioca starch.
Home School Educator
I have taught all grades, from Kindergarten through High School. Several of our children became National Merit Scholars. I have also taught children with special needs how to read with phonics.
ESL teacher with VIPKID
English Language Instruction
I have taught over 500 students from China and Japan, several with more than 100 lessons. The classes were 25 minutes long, and I always received the highest rating from parents.
Interests: In addition to being an ESL teacher, I am a beekeeper 🐝.
I have about 180,000 bees in my back yard. I also enjoy exercising, gardening, reading, baking bread, knitting, and crossword puzzles.
Education: Master of Science in Textiles, University of California at Davis, 1984
My primary focus was on the chemical and physical properties of fibrous and polymeric materials.
Spoken Languages: English (Native), German (Conversational)