Birthday: October 4
Hometown: Born in Omaha, NE; Minneapolis for formative years, Madisonian by choice since 1992
Family/household: Husband Tom, NMNS graduates, now young adults, John and Julia, and two adorable pups, Emma and Daisy.
Years at New Morning: Parent/Volunteer/Board member 2004-2009, Lunch bunch and substitute, 2010-2013, Birch Room teacher 2013-present.
Favorite part of your New Morning day: Singing and reading books with children snuggled up all around me.
Favorite color: Same as Prince
Favorite season: Fall, (back to school time, of course!)
Favorite food: Creative salads, good cheese, homemade bread
Favorite music: Eclectic, I love attending live music and will try anything
Favorite book: Again, eclectic, my favorite book to read to children: The Rabbit Listened.
Hobbies: Walking, riding my bike, knitting, gardening, exploring state parks and new cities.
What relaxes you: Yoga, Lake Superior, my screened porch, my dogs
What makes you laugh: My children, your children (I mean that in the nicest way), Abbott Elementary, What We Do in the Shadows, Best in Show
What you want to do when you grow up: I’m doing it!
Flying vs invisibility: Flying, I’ve got nothing to hide.
Anything else to share: So happy to have landed here.