Education: Bachelor's degree, Sociology with Spanish minor, Central College; M.S., Kinesiology- Behavioral Track, Iowa State University.
Hometown: Lake Mills, IA
Favorite Motto: She believed she could, so she did; Nevertheless, she persisted.
Hobbies: I enjoy spending time with my husband and daughter, running, yoga, cooking (and eating), and doing projects at our house.
Interests: Sociology, yoga, wellness, mindfullness, developmental psychology- particularly child and young adult.
Favorite Food: popcorn or trail mix.
Fun Facts: I am 6' tall and once a stranger asked me how the weather is up here. I am the second youngest sibling of five. I am a former college athlete- volleyball and track & field.
What I love most about my job: I love being able to ensure that students at ISU have the resources and support they need to be successful. I also enjoy working with my awesome team to make that happen.
I'm listening to: NPR, Elvis Duran, regular old silence is also a favorite.
I'm watching: PBS programming, re-watching Will and Grace original, This Is Us, The Middle, Modern Family.