Many ideas grow better when transplanted into another mind than the one where they sprang up.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

I am passionate about

  • Being an innovative and trusted contributor to a team of people who are dedicated to the work they do
  • Being a patient teacher, a hungry learner, and a warm and positive presence in both my personal and professional life
  • Being organized, efficient and effective when supporting our amazing CC,LLC team

What makes me whole

  • Spending summers on the lake fishing, skiing, tubing, swimming and relaxing with my husband and three children
  • Traveling and exploring new places, foods and cultures
  • Watching my kids learn and grow through their experiences and choices
  • Making music with friends

My Prior Professional Endeavors

Before wrangling the schedules, CRM, LMS and SharePoint systems and CPE for the ConvergenceCoaching team, I was the Assistant to the Head of School at a private college prep school in Wisconsin where I supported the school Head and the Marketing, Communications, Admissions, School Counseling, Academic Support, College Counseling, Alumni Relations and Athletic departments. I managed the day to day and behind the scenes operations of the school and acted as the hub of communication and information for our faculty, staff, Leadership Team and Board of Trustees as well as the students and parents.

Inspired Ideas Blog

May 4 2021

Using the Force to Evade Burnout

COVID-19, Inspired Ideas Blog, Personal Development

“A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away” … it is a period of social distancing, moving deadlines and changing regulations within the Profession. Although a vaccine has been released to the masses, talent has been driven to intense levels of stress and a tipping point may be approaching. The evil lord Burnout, […]

Apr 29 2021

Healing Our Psychic Bruises

COVID-19, Inspired Ideas Blog, Personal Development

On Monday morning, a very good friend’s 52-year-old son died of COVID-19 complications. He left his wife and two children, his brother and his widowed mother behind. His state wasn’t yet vaccinating his age group when he was infected. His death, and the deaths of nearly 600,000 people who have died from this virus in […]

Apr 22 2021

Reining in the Rambling Communicator

Communication, Inspired Ideas Blog, Leadership

In my first real career position out of college, I worked for a newly formed community bank in Baton Rouge, Louisiana as their upstart Operations Assistant. I didn’t know much about banking or bank operations, but I was energetic and eager to learn. Right from the beginning, I was tasked with managing IT under the […]