Welcome! I am the Assistant Superintendent for Technology and Innovation at Barrington 220, a PK–12 school district northwest of Chicago, Illinois, USA. I have served in educational technology leadership roles in school districts for over 20 years.

I earned a Doctor of Education and a Master of Education from National Louis University. I began my education career as a band director and music teacher with a Bachelor of Music from DePauw University.

My research papers are available on Apple Books:

I am an Apple Distinguished Educator.

Apple Collection

iPad (original, 3G, 16 GB, 2010) and iPad Keyboard Dock

In a January 27, 2010 press release issued by Apple, the company announced the iPad and described it as, “a revolutionary device for browsing the web, reading and sending email, enjoying photos, watching videos, listening to music, playing games, reading e-books and much more.” It was described by Steve Jobs as, “a magical and revolutionary …