Where are you from, and how did you end up at the U of M?
I am from Owen, WI. I fell in love with the campus on my first visit, completed my undergraduate degree at the U of M, and haven't left since!
Tell us about your schooling!
I studied Linguistics, Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences, and Teaching English as a Second Language (as part of an individualized degree). I also have a minor in Finnish Studies!
What's your favorite part of working at CAPE?
I love the staff, and working with exploring students. It is so fun to be a part of creating a vision of the future for students.
How would you define your role at CAPE, in your own words?
I manage the office, supervise student employees, and coordinate programming for CAPE.
What's something that makes you unique, or that most people might not know about you?
I speak Finnish(ish), and I love biking the Twin Cities.
What is your favorite type of cereal, and why?
I don't eat cereal - I am a sucker for baked sweets with my coffee in the morning...
What's your favorite thing to do on a day off?
Bike, walk, or crafty projects.
What job would you do for free?