Hometown: Lowell, Indiana
University: Valparaiso University (undergrad), Purdue University (grad school)
Major: Spanish, Education
Graduation year: 2005
Why she decided to serve as a LSN project lead: I am extremely grateful to the Lilly Endowment for the gift of my undergraduate education.
Plans/ideas for the LSN Give Back Initiative: Partnership with Hamilton County Special Olympics
Hobbies/future plans: I currently teach students with severe disabilities at Carmel High School. I live in Westfield with my three daughters, Cora, Elise and Josephine.
Fun fact: I worked at Legacy Foundation in Lake County and had the opportunity to administer the Lilly Scholarship!