I graduated from Idabel High School in Idabel, Oklahoma in 1988. I attended and graduated from East Central University in 1993.
This is my first year with Paris ISD but it is the start of my 24th year to teach. I have some Oklahoma teaching experience and some Texas. I have taught all grades from 1st to 11th except for 4th and Kinder. I am teaching Math that is my favorite subject to teach.
Before teaching in Paris ISD I taught in Avery ISD for 7 years. I taught 5-8 grades math, reading, Texas History, and PE.
I am married to Jack Bowles he is the head boys basketball coach at Avery High School and we have three children. Garde, Taylor, and Kort. Garde is 23 he is a Marine Reservist and is curently attending the Fire Academy in Denton, Texas. Taylor is 21 and she plays college basketball for Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas. Kort is 18 and he just graduated this past spring and he as well is attending the fire academy in Denton, Texas.