What was your professional and personal journey to the nonprofit?
I earned my Bachelor's Degree in Education from Pacific Lutheran University then went on to teach K-12 Music for 8 years before making the move to Job Corps.
What do you consider to be your most important accomplishments and/or awards (professionally focused) ?
My most important professional accomplishment was becoming a teacher.
What are you passionate about?
I'm passionate about making a difference in the lives of young people by providing opportunities for them to reach their full potential. I want my work to be purposeful and impactful.
What inspires you?
My students inspire me. Seeing them overcome obstacles and realizing what they are capable of doing.
Something quirky about you?
I sing A LOT and I laugh out loud about things I'm thinking to myself.