I graduated from Minneota High School in Minneota, Minnesota. I got my under graduate degree in Communications Disorders from St. Cloud State in St. Cloud, Minnesota, and my graduate degree from the University of Wisconsin -River Falls, Wisconsin. I worked as a speech language pathologist in Canton, South Dakota, for three years. In 1988 I began work for AEA 4. My work as a Speech Language Pathologist for Orange City Elementary School in 1994.
Life Outside Orange City Elementary
I'm married to David, who farms outside of George. We have two children, Danielle and Aaron, who are both students at George-Little Rock. We are members Ebenezer Presbyterian Church in George, where I teach Sunday School and Bible School. As a family, we like to do things together, both indoors and out-of-doors. I enjoy traveling, golfing, and reading.