"My passion for teaching comes from my continued love of learning and experience with excellent teachers. I have been very successful as a student. I graduated summa cum laude (3.95 cumulative GPA) with my B.S. in Criminal Justice and minor in Spanish from UW-Milwaukee, received Graduate Student of the year (2013) and the Chancellor's Graduate Student Award in Criminal Justice while earning my M.S. in Criminal Justice at UW-Milwaukee (4.00 cumulative GPA), and I have earned a 4.00 cumulative GPA "