B.A. in Public Administration, University of Northern Iowa
M.Ed. in Education: Student Affairs, Iowa State University
Hometown: Ames, IA
Favorite ISU memory or tradition: Going to see Lancelot and Elaine in Lake Laverne as well as the International Food Fair and International Night each year!
Hobbies: Spending time with my family which often includes trips to parks and seasonal activities. I also love Disney World!
Favorite Food: Thai yellow chicken curry and bubble tea!
What I love most about my job: Working with amazing people from around the world!
I'm listening to: The Beatles
I'm watching: Some series on Netflix, often investigative or legal in nature.
Favorite destination: My family is slightly obsessed with Disney World in Orlando, Florida. I have been over 20 times. Most of my international travels have been to Europe and I love everywhere I have been.
I want to visit: Domestically, I would like to visit D.C., Niagara Falls, and San Francisco. Internationally, I would love to visit Malaysia or South Korea (among MANY other countries).
Advice for international students and scholars: Don’t be afraid of situations that seem like they might be socially awkward (that’s what college is all about!) and try to get involved in at least one or two student clubs.