Education: B.S. Biology Michigan State University; M.S. Natural Sciences Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Roles at NMH: Biology teacher, girls' cross country running coach, student advisor, department chair
Experience: At NMH since 1985; Elizabeth Howe Reuckert Faculty Fellowship for Excellence in Teaching, 2001; Howard Rubenthal Faculty Fellowship for Excellence in Teaching, 2008
NMH students are curious and hard working, always looking to make connections between what we study, their lives, and the world. Feeding their curiosity and learning along side students has always made teaching a joy for me.
Head CoachErin is head coach of the girls’ cross-country team in the fall and a distance coach for the track and field team in the spring. In each season at NMH, Erin has coached All-New England runners, including the 1500m New England champion and the 1500m and 3000m NMH record-holder. Prior to NMH, she coached cross-country at the Groton School, leading students to two individual New England championships and a team New England Cross Country championship. Erin had a distinguished career as an athlete at NMH, earning All-New England honors in cross-country and track. She won the Bemis-Forslund Pie Race, and was a 12-time varsity letter winner at NMH in cross-country, basketball, and track. Erin attended Bowdoin College and ran cross-country and track, earning All-New England and All-ECAC honors over 12 seasons. Independently, Erin has completed 21 marathons. At NMH, she works as a college counselor.