Birthday:  December 7

Hometown: Oregon, WI

Who is in your family/household: My husband, Matt, and my stepson, Aiden

Favorite part of your New Morning day: I love the small, intimate community and the wonderful families involved with the program! Getting to learn and understand more about each individual student is by far my favorite part of the day, as connection with children brings me immense joy. 

Favorite Color: Royal blue

Favorite season: Spring

Favorite food:  Salad – the more veggies, the better!

Favorite music:  I love music of most variety and really love to discover new artists.  Music with a good combo of strong lyrics and complex instrumentals (lots of strings!) keeps my interest.

Favorite book:  SO many! I have always loved the book: Redeeming Love by Francine Rivers

Hobbies: Anything outdoors… camping, kayaking, hiking, rock climbing.  Traveling to new places brings me the most joy, but I love playing games and spending time exploring with friends as well.

What relaxes you: Spending time outside, and reading books on gloomy days

What makes you laugh:  Puns and witty friends. The Office and Friends (the show).

What do you want to do when you grow up:  A Travel Blogger

Flying vs. invisibility:  Invisibility

Anything else you want to share about yourself with the community:  I am thrilled to be a part of this community and look forward to getting to know everyone a bit more.