Art Show Awards:
- Named “Best in Show” Downtown Sun Prairie BID Art Show in 2014
- The Golden Rule at Beans N Cream in Sun Prairie, WI June – August, 2017
- Abstraction in Watercolor at Evolution Arts Collective, Madison, WI Gallery Night 2016
- Home:Heart Collection at The Workshop in Columbus, WI August and September, 2015
- 2016 – present: Contractor for Tonic Studios, Inc.
- 2014 – present: Owner and Artist, The Vintage Prairie (My Crafty Adventures, LLC)
- 2016-2017: Marketing Specialist, CUNA
- 2015-2016: Marketing Director, Aldo Leopold Nature Center
- 2008-2014: Content Manager, Fiskars Brands, Inc.
- 2006-2008: Founding Lead Fiskateer
- 1998-2008: 10 years of teaching experience, focused on children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, Primarily birth to three, with 2 years in Pre-K/K.
- MA 2003 Northeastern Illinois University – MA in Early Childhood Special Education
- BA 1994 MacMurray College – Graduated with BA in Deaf Studies: Teacher Education, Summa Cum Laude