- Occupation: Appointed Governing Board Member, Carlsbad Unified School District
- BS from Michigan State University; Enrolled at USC Rossier School of Ed, School Business Mgmt Program (exp completion in June 2015)
- Carlsbad homeowner for 11 ys; Happily married with two beautiful children in Carlsbad Schools
- League of Women Voters North County San Diego Board (LOA until 11/5); Member Carlsbad Unit
- Bkgrnd in finance and as a global business manager for Fortune 500 companies (Gap, Inc and Yahoo)
- Over a decade of proven leadership in Carlsbad Schools on PTAs, Site Council, Parent Supt Adv Cmttee, Parent Budget Task Force, CEF, Vol Grantwriter
- Spent last four years focusing on CA school finance and ed public policy to work hard locally and advocate on behalf of Carlsbad's children.