I went to Concordia College in Moorhead, MN and majored in English Writing, Speech, Communications, and Theatre Arts. I received my teaching degree from St. Cloud State. I have been teaching at ROCORI since 1998. My husband Shawn and I have two children, Aaron and Shelby. Aaron is a junior at the University of Minnesota, Duluth. He is a Communications major and also bass fishes professionally. Our daughter Shelby is a senior at ROCORI high school. She plays soccer, hockey, and lacrosse.