Roberta Long, MAEd, started her teaching career in Montana. In 1990, she began working in Nevada where she taught K-3, was a Reading Specialist, and also coached and trained new teachers. In 2005, Roberta received her National Board Certification and retains it today.

After 41 years in the teaching profession, Roberta retired from Washoe County School District. She and her husband are actively involved in the Northern Nevada community.