4th Grade ELAR teacher
I am currently a 4th grade Reading teacher. I have been a certified educator for over 21 years. This is my 8th year in this 4th grade position, having taught 5th grade ELAR for 11 years. Before being hired by Spearman ISD, I taught 1st grade for 2 years at Sunset Elementary for Dumas ISD. I received my Bachelors of Science in Elementary Education from OPSU. I am ESL certified and have GT training. I am married to Willis Boyd and we own Willis Boyd Dirt Service and also Willis Boyd Farms. I have 3 daughters: Krista, an RN from Tucumcari, NM. She has one daughter, Maleah, who is 12; Amy, who has Ag Business degree, is the office manager/accountant for Dean Cluck Feedyards in Gruver and Dimmitt. She is the mother of Mac, 12 and Brant 7. They live in Gruver. Nikki, our youngest daughter, lives and works in Houston. She is married to Ryan Miller of Houston. She received her undergrad and law degree from Texas Tech and is currently working at Abbott and Associates, law firm. I am an active participant of ATPE (Association of Texas Professional Educators), and am currently serving as local president, the Region 16 president and have served on various state committees for this association. I am a member of the top of the panhandle Eta Alpha chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma teacher sorority.