Hearing my daughter giggle
Biggest risk you’ve taken?
Moving to CO after college
Skiing, going for walks with my daughter, and making jewelry
Number and kind of pets?
One dog named Toby, he is a mix of Beagle and Lab
Best day of your life?
It’s a tie, the day I met my husband and the day I met my beautiful baby girl, Sophie
Favorite book or author?
Oh, the Places You’ll Go
Best part of teaching?
Seeing the “lightbulbs” go off when students understand
Favorite board game?
Apples to Apples
Dream vacation destination?
Favorite sport to watch and why?
Football, go Vikings!
Favorite part of living in Colorado?
Being able to go to the mountains for a little get away from the busy day to day life in the city.
How long have you been teaching?
I have done the circle of teaching— Catholic Schools, Independent Schools and Public Schools. This equals many years of teaching.
University of Northern Colorado
Omaha, Nebraska. Yes, I’m a cornhusker.
A river or stream outside my window.
What’s on your iPod?
REM, George Harrison, John Lennon, Pearl Jam, Neil Young, Van Morrison, and more REM
Hiking, reading, snowshoeing, walking, doing schoolwork, hanging out with my family
Two cute dogs named Angus and Maggie— both mixed breeds. I have lots of pictures if you would like to see them.
Best days of your life?
The day I got married and the day my adopted daughter was placed in my arms
A cruise or a hiking trip with my girlfriends