B.A.:Sociology with a Spanish minor, Central College
M.S.: Kinesiology- Sport Psychology & Sociology, Iowa State University.
Hometown: Lake Mills, IA
Favorite Motto: She believed she could, so she did.
Hobbies: I enjoy spending time with my husband and daughter, running, yoga, cooking/eating, and house projects.
Interests: Growth mindset, first generation, low-income student success, wellness, mindfulness, and watching volleyball and track and field - especially during the Olympics!
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 in volleyball and track & field.
What I love most about my job: Seeing students overcome challenges and accomplish their goals! I love being able to ensure that students at ISU have the resources/support they need to be successful and working with my team to make those opportunities possible.
I'm listening to: NPR
I'm watching: PBS, This Is Us, The Middle, SNL, Colbert, Big Brother.