As a new resident of Jacksonville, Mrs. Buck relocated from Arkansas and has worked in education for 15 years, with the last five years in public education as an English and ESE teacher. She has experience in higher education, adult education, elementary and secondary education. She has worked in literacy, ESOL, ESE, Learning Strategies, ACT Prep, and Speech Communication. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Education and Psychology with Thomas Edison State College. She has a passion for teaching and mentoring students by building positive relationships and supporting students for success. In her spare time, she enjoys spoiling her 6 grandchildren, cooking, writing, and traveling.