Cortney has worked as a substitute teacher for 13 years and is now working full time at Sorenson's Ranch. After raising four children of her own, Cortney went back to college as a young freshman at the young age of 40 to pursue her carrier as a teacher. She received her Bachler's in Science with endorsements in both English and Science.

Making a difference in helping a child learn truly what they are capable of doing. By giving encouragement with a positive environment is her main goal. As a teacher she realizes that every minute counts to make your student a responsible citizen and to gain the knowledge that he/she can with a quality of time spent with each student.