Academic Interests and Expertise
  • Associate of Art – General Business, Cottey College, Nevada, MO
  • Bachelor of Arts – Integrated Marketing Communication, Wichita State University
  • Masters of Business Administration – Leadership, Newman University
  • Microsoft PowerUser – Wichita State University
Areas of Research Interest

Organizational Behavior, Social/Team Dynamics, Emotional Intelligence, Leadership, Management

Professional Experience

Administrative Support

  • 4 years Higher Education (Newman University, Wichita State University
  • 6 years Non-profit (Community Living Opportunities, Kansas Big Brothers Big Sisters, United Way of the Plains)
  • 6 years small businesses (chiropractic, construction, insurance, retail)


  • 1 year college (Bethel College – business courses)
  • 1 year primary/secondary (USD 259 – substitute)
Areas of Service

Children’s school: Parent Association, Used Uniform Sale

Meals of Wheels of Sedgwick County: Substitute Delivery Driver

Other Interests
  • Reading (primarily historical fiction)
  • Gardening
  • Canning: jams (strawberry, cherry, blackberry, blueberry), apple butter; & pickles
  • Puzzles : jigsaw, word search, sudoku
  • Needlepoint : embroidery, cross-stitch
  • Watching my kids play sports or participate in artistic activities