Mrs. Schoeman was born and raised on the beautiful New Jersey shore. She entered North Carolina State University seeking a degree in electrical engineering, but discovered her love of math and teaching. Mrs. Schoeman graduated with Bachelor of Science degrees in Mathematics and Mathematics Education. After graduation, she taught high school science while continuing to coach both boys and girls basketball and girls soccer. Mrs. Schoeman explored the world of computer science as a systems administrator for the IRS, and played on a semi-pro women’s soccer team. She also worked for Harris Corporation as a software support engineer. After meeting her husband, Mrs. Schoeman taught middle school math and science until they started a family. She and her family moved frequently around the country, before retiring from the Marine Corps and settling in Colorado. In her free time, Mrs. Schoeman enjoys reading, loves to coach, and is a sports, fitness and nutrition enthusiast.