Where did you grow up and what was your first language?
I grew up in Rockville Centre, on Long Island and my first language was English
What from your hometown do you wish you could find in New York City?
I wish I had a garden with beautiful flowers.
Where did you go to college?
I went to Queens College for my Bachelor's and Cardozo School of Law for my Juris Doctor Degree.
What was your favorite book in middle school?
I can't choose one, but I remember enjoying The King Must Die by Mary Renault and The Daughter of Time by Josephine Tey.
What is the best part of teaching at Hamilton Grange?
The best part of teaching at Hamilton Grange is the people! It is a caring and supportive community that is fully committed to the success of every student. There is a feeling of unity and positive purpose.
What is your favorite thing to do when you are not teaching?
My favorite thing to do when I am not teaching is to spend time with my family, especially our dog, Night!
What is your favorite quote?
"One person of integrity can make a difference." - Elie Wiesel