Education: B.S. History with a minor in Psychology, Iowa State University; M.A. Leadership in Student Affairs, University of St. Thomas
Hometown: Bettendorf, IA
Favorite Motto: "You alone are enough. You have nothing to prove to anybody." - Maya Angelou
Hobbies: I love cooking with my husband and spending time doing anything outdoors: hiking, camping, fishing, and lounging in our hammock!
Interests: First generation, low-income student success, mindfulness, wholistic wellness, power based personal violence prevention and spending quality time with friends and family.
Favorite Food: Any and all kinds of cheese :)
Fun Facts: My bucket list includes: summiting a mountain, visiting all of the U.S. National Parks, taking a backpacking trip for at least a month!
What I love most about my job: I love getting to know my students during one on one advising appointments, and helping them define and pursue their goals!
I'm listening to: NPR and almost anything Indie/Folk
I'm watching: Parks and Rec, New Girl, Jane the Virgin, Shameless, The Office, and Orange is the New Black