Ed. D., Education Leadership, DePaul University, Chicago, IL

M. S., Special Education, Rosary College, River Forest, IL

B. S., Business Administration, Roosevelt University, Chicago, IL

I was a public school Special Education Teacher for more than 20 years.  I worked in various roles at both the elementary and secondary levels. My research interests consist of resolves to the over identification and representation of students of color in special education programs.