Name: Nicole Ward
School: Rim Country Middle School
Grade/Subject: Eighth grade/Math
College/degree/major: Northern Arizona University, BS in Education
Personal motto: Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
Inspiration: Sue Reed and Gloria Joe
Pet peeve: Tapping your pencil!
Why do you teach? I love kids!
Words of wisdom: Give 100 percent, 100 percent of the time.
Favorite hobby or leisure activity: Reading.
Person in history you'd most like to meet: My grandmother -- Capitola Dudley.
Why Payson? I was born and raised here.