Special Education Teacher
Graduate of Chagrin Falls High School
Graduate of Brigham Young University with a BA in German Teaching and Communications
Graduate of Fort Hays Unitversity with a MS in Special Education
I have been able to attended a wide variety of training and educational opportunities while being employed at USD 407.
I have been working at USD 407 for more than 9 years and have had the opportunity to be both a para professional and a classroom teacher. I have been involved with multiple committees and enjoyed a wide variety of specialty training while being employed at this district.
I am married to Patrick Barney and I have three children, two are graduates of Russell High School. My youngest is currently a student at Russell High School. My oldest son is enlisted in the United States Armed Forces and my middle son is currently serving a church mission in Singapore/Malaysia.
When I am not teaching I enjoy reading and baking.